Best Cinematic Prologues?
December 25, 2007 9:15 PM Subscribe
What films have the best prologues?
posted by roger ackroyd to Media & Arts (41 answers total) 11 users marked this as a favorite
• "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away...."
• 2001's "Dawn of Man" sequence
• Battlestar Galactica's "The Cylons were created by man..."
What are other examples of prologues that set up necessary backstory while kick starting a film in style? Bonus points for fantasy or sci-fi examples.