How They Made That Awesome HBO '80s Opening Sequence

February 18, 2010


Remember that '80s HBO intro where the camera went from a city apartment, through Alec Baldwin's Beetlejuice model, and into space, where the HBO logo was full of lasers? It was pretty great, even when viewed through my home's fuzzy, accidental HBO reception with the knowledge that it would just be followed by another showing of Oh God! You Devil.

Well, here's a short documentary on how they made it, containing some of the great music ever committed to non-fiction. It was basically Star Wars:

Now that's you make a televised movie seem like a fucking Boston concert.

(via /Film)

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