Futurama   Planet Express Employee Lounge
The Futurama Message Board

Design and Support by Can't get enough Futurama
Futurama chat

PEEL - The Futurama Message Board    General Futurama Forum Category    General Disscussion    What if the Opening Credits had changed? « previous next »
: What if the Opening Credits had changed?  (Read 1485 times)
: [1] Print
KurtPikachu2001

Urban Legend
***
« : 01-31-2011 20:19 »

What would you all do if the opening credits of Futurama have changed?  Had a dream about it that the opening credits had a siren going on and  it shows Leela, Bender, Hermes, and Amy running to the ship and then they all slid down poles, and ran into the ship and, and Leela starts the engine and Bender screams "All Systems Go!"  Then the PE ship goes into space and the logo appears and it plays Deep Purple's Space Trucking during it. 

And it shows some spaceships trying to attack the PE Ship and they blow up all the spaceships and cheer. 

What would you all do if this had happened to the Opening Credits?  If that happened, I'd be fine.   After all American Dad and South Park changed their opening credits. 
mazda07

Bending Unit
***
« #1 : 01-31-2011 21:20 »

Hmm i dont know . My mind 50/50 first one think it would be a shame. Second. Thinks that i could be good with a little chance but not that much. But ash you lnow southpark still have the same song ash they always have had
pluche93

Bending Unit
***
« #2 : 02-01-2011 02:24 »

I think that's one of the strangest thread I've ever seen...

but would be good idea with some tweak and the original song
CommanderZapp

Starship Captain
****
« #3 : 02-10-2011 08:03 »

I think that's one of the strangest thread I've ever seen...

but would be good idea with some tweak and the original song
pretty much... seconded. ;)
lemily33

Starship Captain
****
« #4 : 02-10-2011 10:34 »

Honestly, I'd probably be rather upset, but it could be awesome, provided they didn't just throw the title up there like Stargate SG-1 was doing for awhile.
totalnerd undercanada

DOOP Ubersecretary
**
« #5 : 02-10-2011 10:52 »

I don't think there'd be any reason for them to change the opening credits.

The SG-1 credits were decent at one point, then they went with the terrible CGI-gate-abortion thing for the last couple of seasons. :nono: That was worse, IMO than when they just smashed the title onto the screen and got straight on with the episode.
lemily33

Starship Captain
****
« #6 : 02-10-2011 17:53 »

I don't think there'd be any reason for them to change the opening credits.

The SG-1 credits were decent at one point, then they went with the terrible CGI-gate-abortion thing for the last couple of seasons. :nono: That was worse, IMO than when they just smashed the title onto the screen and got straight on with the episode.

Everything about the last couple seasons was worse than what came before, IMO. :-D
DannyJC13

DOOP Secretary
*
« #7 : 04-04-2011 17:38 »

They need to make it slightly longer like in the original run.  :D
Otis P Jivefunk

DOOP Secretary
*
« #8 : 04-04-2011 19:05 »

No need to change the opening credits, The Simpsons opening was dated, but Futurama's won't become dated until the year 3000 and we'll all be dead then anyway, as will the show. Now I made myself sad :(...
Louiswuenator

Starship Captain
****
« #9 : 04-04-2011 20:01 »

Although the imagery of seeing the PE crew slide down fireman's poles tickles my sense of humor, I think that sort of thing would be best reserved for some sort of special outing a la the BBS intro - which was epic in just about every way.

No, the only thing they need to do with the intro is bring back the unabridged, full length animation and the original theme song.  The video game remix worked well for the movies, but it doesn't seem to fit so well in episodic format.  Also, the mix for the credits is a nightmare - its like they strung together fifty tiny pieces of the song together and it doesn't sound coherent.
DannyJC13

DOOP Secretary
*
« #10 : 04-04-2011 20:48 »

I like the remix, but it needs to be the same length as the old one.  :D
CeeGee
Crustacean
*
« #11 : 04-05-2011 01:50 »

It really wouldn't affect the overall quality of the show in my mind but I do appreciate the subtle variations of the original opening that have been explored so far so this idea really tickles my interest
KurtPikachu2001

Urban Legend
***
« #12 : 04-06-2011 16:11 »

It would be funny to see the PE Crew slide down fireman poles.  But for some reason, I didn't see Fry or Zoidberg in my dream.....
flesheatingbull

Starship Captain
****
« #13 : 04-06-2011 19:16 »

kurtpikachu, innocent trolling since 9-24-03.
futurefreak

salutatory committee member
Moderator
DOOP Secretary
*
« #14 : 04-07-2011 20:02 »

No need to change the opening credits, The Simpsons opening was dated, but Futurama's won't become dated until the year 3000 and we'll all be dead then anyway, as will the show. Now I made myself sad :(...
Speak for yourself, I'm gonna freeze myself :p

The opening credits don't need to change, unless they want to include more of the now regular characters as background scene gags in it (Hedonism Bot, hypnotoad, etc.) Did anyone ever watch Dilbert? That show had one of the greatest opening credits scene of a cartoon show that I witnessed.
winna

Avatar Czar
DOOP Ubersecretary
**
« #15 : 04-07-2011 20:49 »

I, for one, hate Stargate SG-1.  It doesn't even have Kurt Russel in it.  Fuck that show. :mad:
Tedward

Professor
*
« #16 : 04-08-2011 00:15 »

Did anyone ever watch Dilbert? That show had one of the greatest opening credits scene of a cartoon show that I witnessed.

I agree. A lot of it has to do with Danny Elfman's song, but I thought that opening sequence really does convey the desperation and madness of that twisted world of a workplace.
robertojamison

Bending Unit
***
« #17 : 04-08-2011 00:55 »

I really like the song from benders big score! I wouldn't mind seeing that again.
lemily33

Starship Captain
****
« #18 : 04-09-2011 16:12 »

I, for one, hate Stargate SG-1.  It doesn't even have Kurt Russel in it.  Fuck that show. :mad:

Bender says: And fuck you, meatbag. *hug*
zozer

Bending Unit
***
« #19 : 04-12-2011 09:53 »

I, for one, hate Stargate SG-1.  It doesn't even have Kurt Russel in it.  Fuck that show. :mad:
Are you on a wind up? I like Kurt Russel but MacGyver definitely makes a better O'Neil.
FYP

New Tester
Urban Legend
***
« #20 : 04-12-2011 15:23 »

I agree.
totalnerd undercanada

DOOP Ubersecretary
**
« #21 : 04-12-2011 15:47 »

Winna just loves Kurt Russell a little *too* much.

That said, SG-1 was a lot better when it had RDA actually *in* it.
lemily33

Starship Captain
****
« #22 : 04-13-2011 22:47 »

Seasons 9 and 10 don't exist.
totalnerd undercanada

DOOP Ubersecretary
**
« #23 : 04-13-2011 23:09 »

:D

How the hell are you single, lady?
Xanfor

DOOP Secretary
*
« #24 : 04-13-2011 23:11 »

She's always intentionally downplaying herself. :p
lemily33

Starship Captain
****
« #25 : 04-13-2011 23:13 »

Hahahaha! You guys are sweet. I am single because I want to be, and Xanfor is good at sarcasm. :laff:
totalnerd undercanada

DOOP Ubersecretary
**
« #26 : 04-13-2011 23:14 »

I am single because I want to be

I read that, and pictured a really hairy lesbian with crooked teeth saying it.
 :hmpf: :O_o:
Xanfor

DOOP Secretary
*
« #27 : 04-13-2011 23:22 »

Hahahaha! You guys are sweet. I am single because I want to be, and Xanfor is good at sarcasm. :laff:

You're single because I'm good at sarcasm?

edit: Oh look, a comma!
hobbitboy

Sir Rank-a-Lot
Urban Legend
***
« #28 : 04-14-2011 09:46 »


   That said, SG-1 was a lot better when it had RDA actually *in* it.


When I used to watch SG-1 he *was* still in it.  What happened?
: [1] Print 
« previous next »
:  

SMF 2.0.17 | SMF © 2019, Simple Machines | some icons from famfamfam
Legal Notice & Disclaimer: "Futurama" TM and copyright FOX, its related entities and the Curiosity Company. All rights reserved. Any reproduction, duplication or distribution of these materials in any form is expressly prohibited. As a fan site, this Futurama forum, its operators, and any content on the site relating to "Futurama" are not explicitely authorized by Fox or the Curiosity Company.
Page created in 0.242 seconds with 130 queries.