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30+ Unforgettable Title Sequences

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People who added this item 2397 Average listal rating (1576 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
The visually pleasing “life of a bullet” sequence is a perfect opening for a film about an arms dealer. 720p HD version.
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The retro animated intro to Catch Me If You Can perfectly sets the scene and time period.
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People who added this item 6341 Average listal rating (4292 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.6
A wonderfully creepy title sequence that perfectly sets the mood for the film you’re about to watch.
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People who added this item 2815 Average listal rating (1901 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.6
It’s amazing how much personality can be expressed in a simple silhouette.
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People who added this item 724 Average listal rating (470 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
There were a lot of animated opening title sequences in the 60′s.
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In an effort to re-invent the franchise the infamous James Bond title sequence was overhauled. The result was a visually pleasing intro that still pays its respects to the original.
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A lot of Tim Burton’s films sport fantastic title sequences but Sweeney Todd’s is especially great. The creepy atmosphere and music combined with the dark imagery sets the tone very nicely.

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Vibrant colors, great animation and an amazing score. This title sequence has it all.
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People who added this item 9078 Average listal rating (5736 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.8
One amazing sequence starts at a microscopic level and continues to expand outward until we are looking down the barrel of a gun.
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We would be remiss not to include the original Pink Panther in this list.
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A very clever title sequence with the credits written on vintage cigarette packaging.
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In a world where the simple act of reading has been outlawed it only makes sense to have the titles read to you.
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People who added this item 1250 Average listal rating (686 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Just beautiful in all respects. A wonderful use of practical effects – they don’t make ‘em like this anymore.
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People who added this item 4612 Average listal rating (3127 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.4
A very slow paced, minimalist title sequence. The result is nothing but haunting.
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The concept is fairly simple but it’s so well done and the final result works beautifully.
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Another great example of a contemporary film featuring an old school animated introduction.
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People who added this item 2762 Average listal rating (1675 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.3
Vertigo features a masterfully crafted and almost hypnotic title sequence. A perfect opening to the film.
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People who added this item 3145 Average listal rating (2032 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.8
This is the third David Fincher movie to make this list, it seems the man can appreciate a great title sequence. This is a very basic concept yet it’s brilliantly executed.
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Wonderful imagery combined with the hand written text makes for a very unique and memorably title sequence.
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People who added this item 1963 Average listal rating (1266 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.6
Say what you will about the movie, this is one creative and well-executed title sequence.
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People who added this item 1962 Average listal rating (1087 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
This is a great example of an amazing and original title sequence done on a shoe string budget.
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A series of intersecting lines form into a skyscraper. Very cool effect, especially for the time.
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It only makes sense for a film about a comic book creator to have the credits in a comic book fashion.
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People who added this item 5160 Average listal rating (3380 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3
suit and sunglasses - little green bag
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A very funny animated sequence to kick off this comedy classic.
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People who added this item 2377 Average listal rating (1560 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
A very simple yet ominous title sequence.

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The James Bond franchise really understood the beauty of a great title sequence. Though we only included one classic in this list, the rest are here in spirit.
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People who added this item 4136 Average listal rating (2585 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
The credits for American Psycho play as many mind games on you as the film itself. Great attention to typography.Warning: Course Language!
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People who added this item 4056 Average listal rating (2574 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5
This brilliantly crafted title sequence has a lot of fun with typography and presentation.
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People who added this item 7040 Average listal rating (4604 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.3
An amazing title sequence that pays its respects to the original source; the comic book.
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A very simple, yet powerful opening that perfectly sets the atmosphere for the film.
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People who added this item 616 Average listal rating (394 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7.1
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We all know that first impressions are important, right? Well, the same goes for film. The opening title sequence of a film is that film’s opportunity to make a good first impression on you, the viewer. A well-crafted title sequence introduces the audience to the tone and theme of the film as well as the cast and crew. - Smashing Magazine
Ref : www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/12/19/30-unforgettable-movie-title-sequences/

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