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The movie before the movie

The 'Art of the Title' website critiques the opening sequences that can pull you into a movie - or turn you off

The opening sequence from the movie ''Se7en'' (above) appears on the ''Art of the Title'' website along with titles from many other films (examples below). The opening sequence from the movie ''Se7en'' (above) appears on the ''Art of the Title'' website along with titles from many other films (examples below).
By Erin Trahan
Globe Correspondent / October 5, 2008

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If you happened to catch Matthew McConaughey goofing off in "Sahara," a 2005 made-for-matinee treasure hunt, you might have noted the opening credit sequence : The camera pans the fictional office where maps, photographs, and news clippings introduce the film's main characters, provide a back story, and set a tone of adventure in one continuous, masterful shot. (Full article: 1104 words)

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