What film intros are your favourite and most memorable?
The ones that grab your undivided attention and have you sitting in gleeful anticipation of what looks like a great movie?
For example the opening of Blade (one) when Wesley Snipes boldly strolls into a nightclub filled with vampires and commences to slay everyone in sight.
What are your most memorable intros?
May 11th, 2003, 07:57 AM
Definately the most memorable opener that I've ever seen is from the movie " Betty Blue " . Two people completely naked and well and truely going for it , certainly hooked me from the start .
The Blade scene that you mentioned is absolutely one of the best openers for an action movie , it really set the mood for the rest of the flick !
May 11th, 2003, 01:57 PM
Well, because I just saw it and everything, the Nightcrawler scene from X2, very cool. This might change in..ah yes, 4 days and about 2 hours....
May 11th, 2003, 02:37 PM
I think the Bond films, particularly the recent ones with brosnan have a history of doing great starts before cutting to the weird credits/opening music bit. Imo though it has to be Usual Suspects.
May 11th, 2003, 06:01 PM
Matrix. "No Lieutenant. Your men are already dead."
Though, yes. This'll change on the 15th.
The begining of The Shawshank Redemption... Though it didn't do anything for me the first time I saw it, now every time I start the movie, when I see Robbins drop that empty bottle on the ground, all the emotions and snippets of the movie come rushing past me...
May 11th, 2003, 06:02 PM
I've always liked the intro to Trainspotting. It's one of my favorites.
May 11th, 2003, 06:09 PM
I like to beginning to the Lion King. Yes... i'm a dork... :D