How well do you know the opening credits of Monk?

Can you remember what happens in each quirky clip and the theme song used for just the first season?

It’s common for TV shows to switch up their opening credits depending on the season. In fact, we made a whole quiz about it!

The quirky detective drama Monk used a straightforward sequence of the title character in his apartment backed by an instrumental track. In later seasons, after he had plenty of adventures under his belt, the sequence spliced clips from various episodes in with shots from the first season. The later intros also used a theme song sung by Randy Newman.

Here are shots used in Monk credits sequences from the first season to the last. Can you correctly answer a question about each image?

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  1. Each Monk opening sequence starts with a shot of what San Francisco landmark?
  2. What does Monk do as he walks down the street?
  3. What does Monk do here?
  4. What happens in this shot?
  5. What does Monk pour onto his toothbrush?
  6. What happens to Monk here?
  7. Why is Monk vacuuming on a ladder?
  8. What is Monk hanging from?
  9. What is Monk about to do here?
  10. Which shot ends every sequence after the first season?
  11. The first season intro ends with Monk fixing his umbrellas. What song plays over the whole original credit sequence?

How well do you know the opening credits of Monk?

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PinkFloyd84 15 days ago
10 outta 11 cause that umbrella question got me
Debbie 27 days ago
4/11 Mostly guesses. I only watched Monk a few times
TSeym22 1 month ago
11/11 I had to think really hard about the last question to remember whether it was a piano or a guitar. I haven't been watching the reruns.
grandpa5741 1 month ago
8/11 I missed a chunk of Monk 🙃
PinkiePie 1 month ago
I got a 10 out of 11. The last one didn’t make any sense. I thought it would be one of the first two choices but definitely not the last one. It ends with a piano not a guitar.
jtrain 1 month ago
8/11, don't watch Monk. Guessed on most.
MichaelNivens 1 month ago
8/11 - actually 9/11 but the Insane amount of ads kept messing with me-kind of tough
LalaLucy 1 month ago
11/11. Watching it come on is part of the fun. 🙂
Allison LalaLucy 1 month ago
So true. I watch and listen to the song and I always start the song with "I don't think so"
Mcarcare 1 month ago
11 out of 11. Monk is a very interesting show dealing with OCD and memory retention.
Peter_Falk_Fan 1 month ago
8/11 I was doing great, till I got to #8. Then I missed 3 out of 4.
Filmnoirfan 1 month ago
9/11 - slightly disappointed with the score
CaptainDunsel 1 month ago
An ODD NUMBER?
You guys did a "Monk" quiz with an ODD number of questions?
I got 10 right.
I could have gotten all of them correct, but that would have been a bridge too far.
My CDO wouldn't let me.
LH CaptainDunsel 1 month ago
You would’ve made Monk very happy… giving up a “perfect” score to stay at 10…like him, you rounded down!!!
LH CaptainDunsel 1 month ago
I rounded down too!!
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