Recently, I've been taken with the opening credits to a few shows: John from Cincinnatiand True Blood, namely. These credits use pop songs rather than scores and run like videos rather than an intro to the show; I find that I can watch them independently of the shows they represent. All of which means I'm now hunting for more. In the meantime –
John from Cincinatti, featuring "Johnny Appleseed" by Joe Strummer:
Any other great ones out there? Let me know.