Bait-and-Switch Credits: The MST3K version, like Pod People before it, has credits with scenes from a completely unrelated movie. The closing credits were similarly redressed. The real opening credits take place with our hero's ship in space as a background, while the proper closing credits come up over a freezeframe of Stryker on the beach where he winds up at the end of the movie.
Crow: Hey, you know, I don't think we should get wrapped up in these credits, I'm sure they have nothing to do with the movie. (when credits end and the actual movie footage begins) Crow: Now, see, what did that have to do with the movie? Servo: Nothing.
Joel:(as Stryker) You know, I just had the craziest dream. And You Were There, and you, Tim...
Due to the choppy framerate and pixelated look of the Prisoners of the Lost Universe footage in the movie's opening credits, Servo comments that they're seeing it through the eyes of Yul Brynner in Westworld.
The riffs on the music in the movie's replaced closing credits: