Movies With the Greatest Intros to a Character


The Top TenXW

1The Silence of the Lambs
2The Dark Knight Rises

Bag is removed from prisoner, IT'S BANE! He then hijacks the plane he was on. BADASS. - Hernandez1614

3The Dark Knight

Looks like a regular bank heist. Joker's not doing the dirty work. BUT WAIT. One of the clowns happens to be The Joker. Great intro. - Hernandez1614

4The Expendables 2

Chuck Norris kills every bad guy and blows up a tank. The western music is a good touch. - Hernandez1614

5The Mask (1994)V1 Comment
6The Usual Suspects

Keyser Soze makes his official first appearance. It's such a clever film with a great twist. - Hernandez1614

7Terminator 2: Judgment Day

The Terminator enters a bike bar and steals clothes, a motorcycle, and weapon. - Hernandez1614


Christian Bale breaks down the door then hides in the shadows. After that, he kills everybody. - Hernandez1614

9Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
10A Clockwork Orange

Alex's stare is one of the most iconic stares in cinema history. - Hernandez1614

The Contenders

11Toy Story
12The Nightmare Before Christmas
13The Pest
14The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

No opening beats that slow buildup, then the sudden rushing in, the sound of gunshots and then Tuco charging through a window, a pistol in one hand and a chicken leg as big as his head in the other.

15Batman Begins
16The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
17Inside Out
19The Lion King
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