Most memorable opening scene for a movie

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  1. winklz

    winklz New Member

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    What is the most memorable opening scene for a movie that just made u go wow!

    For me one of the more memorable openings would be for Gladiator and the opening battle scene
     
  2. Relay

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    saving private ryan comes to mind.
     
  3. winklz

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    :bowdown: how could i forget that
     
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    when a strager calls or even better when a stranger calls back.
     
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    The original Star Wars
     
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    Ghost Ship

    With the cable that slices across the dance floor :noes:
     
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    trufs.
     
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    Fear & Loathing :big grin:
     
  9. Joe_Cool

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    :werd: The big ship goes by, being blasted by something you don't see.

    Then the front of the Star Destroyer goes by and the ship keeps going, and going, and going, and going, and going.
     
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    Apocalypse Now

    Super Troopers
     
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    the credits at the beginning of Napoleon Dynamite

    the Matrix...Trinity is such a badass!

    Forest Gump, the feather rocked

    Girl, Interrupted...they are all in the dark room with Susanna's voice over

    Edward Scissorhands...Kim starts the story with her granddaughter

    :hsd:
     
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    Star Wars: A New Hope (already mentioned)
    Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring (the big ass battle with narraration)
    Lord of the Rings: Two Towers (fight with Balrog)
     
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    The opening scene to Troy is also pretty good.
     
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    Swordfish and Travolta's monologue about how Hollywood is making nothing but shit.

    Also, yeah... Saving Private Ryan.
     
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    matrix
    swordfish
     
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    Although I agree with Saving Private Ryan - here are two more:

    Rocky Horror Picture Show --- you can never forget those lips
    Braveheart
     
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    mars attacks! (cows on fire, man)
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    Lost in Translation
    Greatest opening shot ever in the history of cinema.
     
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    From dusk till dawn

    Maybe not the best, but it's up there:dunno:
     
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    Saving Private Ryan
     
  21. Spazmatazz

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    Magnolia's opening sequence is awesome.
     
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    Oh yeah, that was great too. :o
     
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    fast and furious ? :mamoru:
     
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