Otto, not knowing what it is, eats it. The title sequence consists of a three-dimensional map of the world, with the continents of Westeros and Essos located on the inner surface of a sphere. The school bell rings and he skates outside the door, showing Groundskeeper Willie, Seymour Skinner, Edna Krabappel and other residents of Springfield restoring the town after the events of the movie. Homer Simpson This is Your Wife, Season 1, Episodes 2-13 (January 14-May 13, 1990), Seasons 2-19, Season 20 Episodes 1-9 (October 11, 1990-January 25, 2009), Season 20, Episodes 10-21, Seasons 21-Present (February 15, 2009-present), Christmas (Kill Gil, Volumes I & II and The Burns and the Bees). Welcome to Wikisimpsons! Lisa also plays a harp in "Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus.". (NOTE: When the residents start to pass by the pet store, a tree appears. Again, a widescreen set, with four unmarked buttons on the right, speakers below. When they honk the horn, he wakes up confused and loses his false teeth as he was sitting right next to them in the car. Marge's car comes from the right and turns on to the street that Bart crossed. The dust clears, and the rod is bouncing near Moe's Tavern. This is the first canonical episode that does not feature the original theme song in the opening sequence in any capacity, in the show's history. He becomes a permanent hood ornament for Marge's car. Homer gets out just in time to see Marge's car. A variety of different screams were also used throughout the season, when Marge pulls in. The difference in perspective is especially noticeable, for instance in the power plant's cooling towers -- which looked quite flat in Season One's opening.) This version is similar to the normal version, except for several key differences: In the end, the family sits on the couch and the camera then pulls out to reveal that the family was reflected in a Christmas ornament, which rests on a Christmas tree. After the bell rings, the scene shifts to Homer at the Power Plant, thus skipping Bart skating out of the front doors of the school. At the end of her solo, she ducks inside briefly for a flourish and smiles. Lisa interrupts the rehearsal and plays a loud saxophone solo (The Simpsons theme song). After passing through the "P", it shows Bart as an elf writing on the chalkboard, after which he exits the school on his snowboard after the bell rings. He pauses and strikes a thinking pose, as the bell rings. At the beginning, the sky is eerily dark with redrawn versions of the clouds, thunder and lightning. The TV set is light orange-brown, with an antenna on top of the TV on the top left and a gradient blue screen. Upon entering their house, they speed towards the living room couch. In the Season 1 Opening Sequence, "Welcome" is misspelled as “Welcom” on the Nuclear Plant Sign. Unlike several of the Treehouse of Horror episodes, this episode uses a Halloween-style version of the cut-and-condensed opening. The camera tracks down to a lower floor on the building, where small kittens are thrown into a woodchipper-type machine to provide the filling for Bart Simpson plush dolls. A short parody as "The Thompsons" in the episode "Cape Feare", when the Simpsons go into the witness protection program to avoid Sideshow Bob. Category:Opening sequence gags. [93] When he hits the bar on the left side, both it and the one on the right nudge out of view so that the image fills the entire screen. In "The Great Simpsina," the entire opening, including the title card, was completely skipped. The entire scene is running on the Simpsons' TV set. The caution sign over Homer's head has a green light on top, and a red light on the bottom. In "The Simpsons 138th Episode Spectacular", a special version of the cut and condensed opening retains the Springfield swoop, although still cutting from Bart exiting the classroom to the driveway scene. The first episode to use this intro was the series' second episode "Bart the Genius". We've depicted the conditions in a fanciful light before." The animation colour quickly becomes drab and gray, and the music becomes dramatic and similar to that of Schindler's List. Bart comes by on his skateboard, with pursed lips in a half grin. Others were edited from longer versions of the opening. In 2006, Sky1 in the United Kingdom began advertising The Simpsons using a live-action recreation of the series' opening sequence directed by Chris Palmer. (NOTE: The episodes, "Little Orphan Millie" and "Husbands and Knives" has some voices accompanying the people Bart skateboards past.) 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