Poll: What’s The Greatest Prime-Time TV Opening Of All Time?

L.A. Times Magazine came out with a great three part list of the Top 50 Prime-Time TV Openings from 1950-69, 1970-89, and 1990-2011. As we look back on some of the classic TV theme songs and opening sequences from the past, we’re asking you…what is the greatest TV opening of all time?

You just don’t see TV openings today like they used to make them. Nowadays, the opening titles are short and just jump right into the show, but

Take a look at the top ten TV openings leading the votes on L.A. Times Magazine’s poll, vote for your favorite and tell us…what’s missing from the list?! Add what you think is the all-time greatest TV opening to the list!

Cheers currently leads the votes with 19% of the votes. For the full list of the greatest TV openings of all time, visit L.A. Times Magazine!

Continue to the next pages to see even more of the greatest TV openings of all time!


Mary Tyler Moore Show

The A-Team

All In The Family

Andy Griffith Show

Happy Days


Hawaii Five-O


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