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10 Best Character Introductions of All Time

October 9, 2019

>>Speaker 1: You only get one first
impression and that goes extra for movies. How we meet a character can define how we
feel about them through the entire film. So we’re breaking down all the different
ways characters show up with our picks for the ten best character
introductions of all time.>>[MUSIC]>>Speaker 1: At its best,
the character introduction is a reveal. A sequence with its own set up,
its own suspense, building its own anticipation
towards the moment we meet our hero. And one of the most classic examples
of this kind of reveal is what we like to call the introduction by parts. We see their hands,
their feet, their clothes, their morning routine, everything but
their face, it’s a small montage striptease of details towards
the money shot that is our hero’s mug. All the while giving us a front seat tour
of all the important details that make our character who they are. Think Oskar Schindler and Jesus from The
Big Lebowski, Patton, Patrick Bateman, and even sort of the Strangers on a Train. However, for our first pick,
we’ve got to go with the one and only Indy from Raiders of the Lost Ark.>>Speaker 1: This
sequence is pure genius. Not only do we see his hands,
his feet, his hat, and his whip, all before we’re giving the privilege,
nay, the pleasure of Harrison Ford’s grizzly visage, we also watch the small
parts of him tell us the story. All we see are the little details,
but they tell the whole tale, building up the suspense for
our mystery hero before his reveal. Of course it’s not always
about the immediate tease. Sometimes characters spring fully
formed into the narrative in abrupt and surprising ways that
grab us by the collar and growl at us like a bad
Christian Bale Batman impression. Think Quint from Jaws or Ruby Rhod from The Fifth Element The Joker
from The Dark Knight. Dr. Strangelove, from well,
Dr. Strangelove. And our number nine pick
John Doe from Se7en.>>Speaker 2: I knew I say yes.>>Speaker 3: Hey, we’re here.>>Speaker 4: Wonderful.>>Speaker 5: You’re wife before,
get yourself an answering machine.>>Speaker 6: Detective.>>Speaker 7: After this, I’m gone.>>Speaker 6: Detective?>>Speaker 2: No big surprise.>>Speaker 6: Detective!
>>Speaker 1: If you haven’t seen Se7en by now you might wanna go ahead and
skip forward about 45 seconds. Because otherwise,
we’re about to mess up your day.>>Speaker 6: You’re looking for me.>>Speaker 1: Se7en is 95 minutes into
its 120-minute run time with detectives Pitt and Freeman not much closer to their
serial killer than when they started, when he just shows up,
in the police station, covered in blood. And it’s Kevin [BLEEP] Spacey. You go to the movies, the poster says Brad
Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow and Kevin Spacey. And 95 minutes in,
you haven’t seen Kevin Spacey. Who do you think’s gonna be Kevin Spacey? It doesn’t take a detective, but Kevin Spacey basically
gave the studio an ultimatum. Told them he’d only do it if they
didn’t give him top billing, and then went completely ninja on the press. He shows up 80% of the way through,
and we never see him coming. And Goddamn, does it work. Next up at number eight, sometimes the character is
introduced with a singular moment. A singular image that so
perfectly exemplifies their essence, that in that instant you know
them down to their very soul. This is Jack Sparrow, a proud pirate
atop a sinking mass, or Renton, grinning like a madman while slapping the
hood of the car that almost flattened him. Or Rick Blaine, sitting between
a cigarette, a drink, a checkbook, and a chess set. It’s Bronson, telling the camera
he always wanted to be famous. Holly eating her breakfast. Luke, grinning at his beheaded meters,
Alex, sipping his Moloko Plus. And the dude sampling some half and half. All of these films managed to take a
thousand words about their characters and distill them into a picture. But, we think none better than The Good,
The Bad, and the Ugly with Tucco.>>[MUSIC]>>Speaker 1: Let’s count all the things
we learned about the rat in all of about two seconds. He’s a gluten, a drunker, a wanted man,
armed creative any massive buffoon. Combine an almost too hilarious
bevy of hand props with a, let’s say creative method of entry. And button it up with the iconic good,
bad, and ugly freeze frame music combo, and
you got the makings of a legend.>>Speaker 1: Other characters
are introduced not with an imagine, but with an action. It’s like the almost now cliche advice to
write a strong character by showing your hero save the cat. You prove to your audience that he’s kind,
capable, active, and heroic all at once, and they fall in love. Of course, Frank from Once Upon
a Time in the West does just about the opposite of this, but he’s still
an honorable mention on our list. The same with Harmonica. The same with Angel Eyes. The same with the Man With No Name. It turns out Sergio Leone’s pretty
damn good at these types of intros. Marion Ravenwood’s drinking contest
victory is another great example of this, as is Daniel Plainview’s
oil prospecting vignette. However for our number seven, we’re going
with Kamebei humbly cutting off his top knot in order to pose as a peasant to
rescue a young boy from seven samurai.>>Speaker 1: Although we haven’t
seen every movie in existence, we’re with Roger Ebert
in thinking that this might just be the original
example of the now pervasive tradition of
the action hero starting off the story with
an unrelated act of heroism. Perhaps even the first saving of the cat. It’s also probably where Leoni
got the idea for all the iconic character introductions that color
the beginnings of his spaghetti westerns. Seeing is how he drew so
much on Kurosawa for inspiration in just about every other way. Kamebei is a brief foray that
speaks to both his capabilities and his moral character. It combines cunning,
compassion, sacrifice, and violence to quickly teach us about and
make us like it, and it works perfectly. Kamebei is a bad ass for the ages and
it takes us all of 2 minutes to know it. Our next two slots go to those iconic
star moments where a character bounds into the story with a wink and
grin, and all the charm and charisma in the world, and
we see how Goddamn awesome they are. The kind of unforgettable entrance that’s
quintessentially classic Hollywood. And we’re splitting this category up into
two slots because we’re dividing it down gender lines so
we how kinda fucked up the difference is. See if you can spot the pattern. Male stars are introduced like this.>>Speaker 9: Hold it!>>Speaker 10: Ho steady, steady, ho, ho.>>Speaker 1: While female
stars are introduced like this.>>Speaker 11: Gilda, are you decent?>>Speaker 12: Me?
>>Speaker 1: Men are objects of admiration and capability the audience
is meant to want to be them. While women are objects of well,
being objects. The audience is meant to want to possess
them, men hold weapons, tools, guns, while women wear towels. And we think the clearest example of
these kinds of introduction belongs to James Bond, in Dr.
No and Lisa Fremont in Rear Window.>>Speaker 13: Card.
>>Speaker 14: Card. [FOREIGN]
>>Speaker 13: I need another thousand.>>Speaker 15: I admire your courage Miss?>>Speaker 13: Trench, Sylvia Trench. I admire your luck, Mr?>>Speaker 15: Bond, James Bond.>>Speaker 1: This is a classic instance
where spectatorship theory comes in handy to see the gender difference. Notice how Bond does the looking,
while we look Lisa in the eye. Bond is shown in over the shoulders
while Lisa is shown in direct POV. James Bond is effortlessly cool
while Lisa has us falling in love. Now we are condemning the use
of men as objects of cool, or the use of women as object of romance it
happens in the world all the time, both of these are natural normal things, they’re
just is not the only natural normal thing. The problem is that in movies women
are almost exclusively objects of romances while men get to occupy
lots of varied roles. But even they are of pigeonholed
into the uber-masculine, uber-suave, action-fantasy archetype. In fact, almost every woman with
a notable character introduction is in this category on our list. Which should speak significantly to
the role of women in classic cinema.>>Speaker 1: At number four, sometimes
a character introduction comes with a serious sense of doom. These are usually reserved for the big bad
and a big reveal that immediately says, [BLEEP] ‘s about to go down. Think Sexy Beast’s Don Logan, the new
hope’s Darth Vader and Tim Burton’s Joker. However come on, who does this better than Fritz Lang with his murderer in M.>>Speaker 16: [FOREIGN]>>Speaker 17: [FOREIGN]
>>Speaker 1: He shows up as a shadow over
a wanted poster for himself. You don’t even see him, but
he’s introduced in the vilest, evilest, scariest way possible. The bouncing ball, the dialogue,
the lean, the cut to her mother. Ugh, what a villain, what an entrance,
what an introduction. Next up at number three, we’re looking at the arrival
that is itself, tension-filled. Where the characters very approach to
the screen fills us with apprehension. It’s not a scary reveal as much as it’s
a long, slow entrance that gets worse and worse the closer we get. Think Henry V, Silva from Skyfall,
and the original Dracula. They’re all larger than life characters
starting small in the frame and then walking towards us,
filling it with their stature. Of course, no one’s ever done the slow
axial approach better than David Lean, which is why we really have no choice but to give the spot to Sharif Ali
from Lawrence of Arabia.>>[SOUND]>>Speaker 18: Tex?>>Speaker 1: Rendering the wide
expanse of the desert as claustrophobic as a coffin, Lean’s iconic cinematography
has him emerging as if from a mirage, shimmering in the heat of the distance and
creeping closer for what seems like ages. And then, when if feels like it
can’t get any more unbearable, his Bedouin guide lunges for his gun and
is brought down in a single shot and then more quiet Ali slows,
dismounts and only then speaks.>>Speaker 19: He is dead.>>Speaker 18: Yes, why?>>Speaker 19: This is my well.>>Speaker 1: Is he a bad man, a good man? A righteous man, an enemy? That we don’t know, but we do know, you
probably shouldn’t [BLEEP] with his well. Closing in at number two,
we have the long awaited reveal. The character whose
reputation precedes him. Who has been talked about and
rumored, pursued and sought after. Who is by now more myth and
legend in our mind than a face. A symbol of something rather
than the thing in itself. This is Bill from Kill Bill,
Oberhauser from Spectre, Superman and Colonel Hurts in
definitely Hannibal Lecter. However, if you know us,
you already know who we’re gonna pick. Harry Lime, from the third man. What kind of a spy do you
think you are satchel foot?>>Speaker 20: What
are you tailing me for? Cat got your tongue?>>Speaker 20: Come on out. Come out, come out, whoever you are.>>Speaker 20: Step out in the light and
let’s have a look at you. Who’s your boss?>>Speaker 21: [FOREIGN]>>Speaker 1: If you were to accuse our list maker of having a hard-on for
Harry Lime, you wouldn’t be far off base. With so much time dedicated to rumors
of his notoriety how could the actual man possibly live up? But that is the magic of cinema, sometimes the man on the screen
can be larger than life. And I don’t think it happens
anywhere else better than here. First of all, it’s Orson Welles at
his most mischievous, and that face. Maybe it’s our rose tinted nostalgia
glasses talking here but for our money, we’ve never seen a face that
gives us more boundless unending glee. Combined it with the lighting cue,
the music, the camera move and the classic Third Man and somehow
Orson Welles makes the rumors look small. And finally number one, we’re looking at the introduction that
comes with a reversal of expectation. Maybe we heard one thing or
anticipated something else, but the person we meet
surprises us all together. Often played for comedic effect, this is
Inspector Clouseau from Pink Panther or Mozart from Amadeus or
Bela Lugosi from Ed Wood. But today, our number one goes to no other than Willy Wonka.>>[APPLAUSE]>>Speaker 1: There is perhaps no better time to reminisce about our hello’s as
when we say goodbye, so here’s to Mr. Wilder and all the entrances he ever made,
thanks for the laughs Gene.>>Speaker 1: So what do you think? Do you disagree some of our picks? Did we leave out any of your
favorite introductions? Let us know in the comments below. Come check out our bi-weekly movie
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  • Reply BuzzBroz September 1, 2019 at 4:18 pm

    Worthy of a film class.

  • Reply Fred Ropen September 1, 2019 at 7:02 pm

    Santa Maria in The Shoe of Manitou

  • Reply Ginger Rob September 1, 2019 at 7:07 pm

    It's not film but the greatest intro of all time is Lord Flasheart (Rik Mayall) in Blackadder 2, when he swoops in and takes Blackadder's girl.

    "I-I-I-it's me. Hoo-raaay!'' ?

  • Reply Ginger Rob September 1, 2019 at 7:11 pm

    How dare you pay tribute to the legend that was Gene Wilder without showing a film with Richard Pryor also in.

    Heresy, I tell thee! ?

  • Reply Chuck Hartholz September 1, 2019 at 8:25 pm

    Ursula Andress from Dr. No… and similarly Halle Berry from Die Another Day

  • Reply Joey Clemenza September 2, 2019 at 2:13 am

    every time i watch this video, i was always start blubbering at the end.

  • Reply Cory Jeffreys September 2, 2019 at 2:16 am

    You picked the right number one thats for sure, it brought a tear to my eye.

  • Reply Andrew1237 September 2, 2019 at 5:52 am

    I’m surprised Hannibal Lecter isn’t on this list. The shot of him just standing there and staring at Clarice when she walks to his cell is absolutely terrifying and the dialogue is even scarier

  • Reply stephen watson September 2, 2019 at 2:52 pm

    Darth vaders entrance into cinema history in 1977 is a masterpiece

  • Reply Nathan Swihart September 2, 2019 at 11:57 pm

    Hold the phone, no Noker from the dark night? Whaaaaat?! He should have been under the reputation heading

  • Reply Scorpio September 3, 2019 at 2:01 am

    Too much SJW whining.

  • Reply Braden Jay September 3, 2019 at 5:32 pm

    How do you not include Heath Ledger's Joker?

  • Reply Gene Shaw September 4, 2019 at 4:41 am

    Kevin Spacey wasn't mentioned on the movie poster on in any of the advertising. His intro in Se7en was a complete surprise.

  • Reply David J. McGee September 4, 2019 at 10:20 am

    #2 is my favorite kind. An excellent example is Miranda Priestly in "The Devil Wears Prada." Besides being one of the few times a woman is given a notable introduction that isn't romantic or sexual, it's just so well done with everyone scurrying around in anticipation of her arrival, obviously terrified of her. It's clear that her entrance is an Event both cinematically and in the world of the movie.

  • Reply yougosquishnow September 4, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    This video could have been 5 min long. It's supposed to be top 10 not too 9577. You don't need to give every example you can possibly think of for each entry. You chose 10 so show us then explain why. That's it. This is an insufferably long, overly wordlt format and the wordiness doesn't add anything. It's just the narrator masturbating for 15 min about his general movie knowledge and what he likes

  • Reply tonnie eiting September 4, 2019 at 10:09 pm

    Robert Blake (John Wintergreen) Electra Glide in Blue.

  • Reply ZTWEFilms boi September 4, 2019 at 11:36 pm

    What about jack sparrow

  • Reply Lizard King September 4, 2019 at 11:45 pm

    ohfuck that german shadow is creepy as shit fuck wow :O

  • Reply C c September 5, 2019 at 12:03 am

    Best character introduction ever was Christopher Walken in True Romance And Gary Oldman playing the gangster in True Romance.

  • Reply Aaron Terranova September 5, 2019 at 3:20 am

    The shark from Jaws. He was built up all movie between POV shots, that incredible score, the carnage, and then FINALLY we get the "you're gonna need a bigger boat" scene. Awesome

  • Reply Doar Eu September 5, 2019 at 9:29 am

    The Emperor from Empire Stikes Back …

  • Reply daniel teco September 5, 2019 at 4:34 pm

    you forgot constantine ," john constantine,asshole "

  • Reply prillomon September 6, 2019 at 3:24 pm

    Is everyone going to ignore that Alfred Molina is in the Indiana Jones scene.

  • Reply Jake The Ripper September 6, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Wilder 10/10

  • Reply john schroeder September 7, 2019 at 1:10 am

    Kaiser Soze from Usual Suspects needs at least an honorable mention here.

  • Reply Steve Z September 7, 2019 at 2:08 am

    Fast forward bullshit: 1:00 your welcome

  • Reply Jacob Autrey September 7, 2019 at 2:53 am

    The real dark night joker intro when he’s introduced to the mobs of Gotham

  • Reply Renita September 7, 2019 at 6:01 am

    They went all political on 6 and 7, yet didn't mention how creepy it is that Lolita was showing an underage girl as a sex object..

  • Reply Crashburn 32 September 7, 2019 at 7:15 am

    Top 10 lists are so overdone. Why make this video a list at all? Why not just discuss the best intro's in movies?

  • Reply Adamant Forge September 7, 2019 at 8:50 pm

    re #6/5 You showed the scene from rear window but you earlier showed Marianne's reveal at the bar in Raiders who was done very similarly to Bond in lighting, style, interaction, and bravado. You also mention it's classic cinema where this was standard so the tutt tutt tone is misplaced at best.

  • Reply Moley Russel’s Wart September 8, 2019 at 8:41 am

    Shitty time to run an ad guys. Thumbs down from me.

  • Reply Michael Grant September 8, 2019 at 8:43 am

    you lost me the second you brought PC sexist bullshit into your list… im out.

  • Reply kaczan3 September 8, 2019 at 2:59 pm

    Funny how cucked youtubers only cry about the male-female differences that (supposedly) make females look bad. Why don't you complain about females not getting kicked or shot in the genitals?

  • Reply Urban Fox September 8, 2019 at 11:38 pm

    You're just a woman …Go make my dinner.

  • Reply Peter Lavelle September 9, 2019 at 7:11 pm

    the #2 (long-awaited mythical reveal) should've been 'Kaiser Soze' (Spacey) from The Usual Suspects as he's walking away and his limp disappears

  • Reply Balon Kai September 11, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    Know your role.

  • Reply Manuel Lacayo September 11, 2019 at 5:42 pm

    Yo! What about the Dark Knight Joker intro??? Whether you use the bank robbery with the busses or him walking into the mobster meeting and doing the pencil magic trick, either way that's gotta be up there somewhere, right?

  • Reply classicalhero7 September 11, 2019 at 6:25 pm

    I would say that the introduction of Sylvia Trench is just as iconic as James Bond's.

    The build up to the reveal of Kyser Soze is fantastic.

  • Reply Katherine Earnshaw September 11, 2019 at 8:50 pm

    You forgot Dr. Frank N Furter coming down the elevator….

  • Reply raerae7273 September 12, 2019 at 2:25 am

    To me thee is NO better character entrance than Jareth the Goblin King in Labyrinth. I mean, it suns up his entire character with the owl shadow raising up into the shadow of a man and then there he is, standing in the window, cape blowing around him in a shower of glitter… He doesn't even have to speak and it only takes a few seconds. He exudes the power and beauty of a Fae King without him having to say one word.

  • Reply Ray Butler September 12, 2019 at 4:51 am

    Not a movie but a cut scene from AC Odessey, Brasidas, from here Brasidas becomes a fairly minor character but you wouldn't know it with this intro…

  • Reply Mohsin Mohhamed September 13, 2019 at 7:19 pm

    Mind blowing cinematographers ???

  • Reply RandomPlayIist September 15, 2019 at 4:54 pm

    Excellent analysis regarding the differences between the introductions of men and women. It's pretty messed up actually. I was always a fan of His Girl Friday because it went against this among other things.

  • Reply Wanuby September 16, 2019 at 1:12 am

    2 intros that should be in it.
    -Frank N Furter: you just don't expect anything, and there he is like in all his shocking glory
    -Ogie Oglethorpe from Slap Shot. He is mentioned numerous times as this terror of the ice, you never see him and you aren't sure you will. When you finally do, he is outstanding with his large red bushy hair.

  • Reply Christopher Van Buren September 16, 2019 at 4:47 am

    Definitely left out one of the greatest entrances of all time: The Borg Queen in Star Trek First Contact.

  • Reply 10,000 Rambos September 16, 2019 at 6:26 am

    Phil Collins, In The Air Tonight Finally…The First Farewell Tour DVD entrance

  • Reply Richard A September 16, 2019 at 7:39 am

    Way too many foreign movies. And leaving out Alex from Clockwork Orange in your top 10 makes your list such a major fail.

  • Reply Peascooter September 16, 2019 at 7:08 pm

    Dr. Franknfurter from Rocky Horror Pucture Show was a great entrance.

  • Reply Criss Fodoroiu September 17, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    but miranda priestly from the devil wears prada

  • Reply Danice Gewiss September 18, 2019 at 6:13 pm

    Glad Gene Wilder was #1.

  • Reply your mom September 19, 2019 at 6:54 am

    To sum up: "wahhhhh women aren't treated the same as men wahhhhhh" fuck off

  • Reply Craigie Watson September 19, 2019 at 12:27 pm

    Tina Carlyle played by Cameron Diaz in The Mask.
    In that #5 slot where it's all about the female being presented as an object of desirability.

  • Reply Craigie Watson September 19, 2019 at 12:27 pm

    Tina Carlyle played by Cameron Diaz in The Mask.
    In that #5 slot where it's all about the female being presented as an object of desirability.

  • Reply Jared S September 20, 2019 at 12:53 am

    Mad Max (1979) covers at least 3 of these categories better than the ones they talked about. Granted the actor has turned out to be a real shit head, but I don't think the film should be made to pay the price.

  • Reply David Senger September 20, 2019 at 7:17 am

    What about Bogey in Dark Passage it's a long wait to see his mug until he gets his plastic surgery it's first person until then

  • Reply Dan Elgaard September 20, 2019 at 2:33 pm

    Best introduction of the main charactor EVER, is Dr. Frank N. Further in "Rocky Horror Picture Show".

  • Reply Pablo Ortega September 20, 2019 at 8:39 pm

    The intro of Yoda in Star Wars

  • Reply sheepysaccount September 21, 2019 at 9:34 am

    You do realize that women are objects of romance in everyday life because Hollywood makes us believe they are, right?

  • Reply Dugan September 21, 2019 at 12:06 pm

    Alice Krige as the Borg Queen in First Contact.

  • Reply Ronne Ville September 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    No John Wick?


  • Reply DocMoonlight September 21, 2019 at 2:14 pm

    Burt Lancaster introducing himself to the audience in THE CRIMSON PIRATE.

  • Reply John Nixon September 22, 2019 at 12:16 am

    No mention of John Wayne's entrance in "Big Jake"?

  • Reply briley Lane September 22, 2019 at 10:29 am

    Sam Remy's Spiderman Introductions. I don't remember how he was introduced in spider-man 3, but in the first 2 it was great.

  • Reply Peter Pellechia September 22, 2019 at 3:02 pm

    Where the hell is the adventures if Robin hood

  • Reply Allen Ray September 22, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    Thank you for choosing Mister Gene Wilder for the number one spot…
    That WW intro is still one of my most favorite of all cinema…

  • Reply Jason Berg September 23, 2019 at 3:25 pm

    Gotta agree with everybody about Rocky Horror. One of my all time favorites = Jack Sparrow, sorry, CAPtain Jack sparrow, riding in on the top of the spar, i would've put it in the list instead of mention 🙂
    I also like nightcrawler busting into the White House

  • Reply Caroline Schaeffer September 23, 2019 at 6:28 pm

    Dont you disrespect my girl Miranda Priestley like this

  • Reply Bshara Hourany September 23, 2019 at 8:18 pm

    to comment on 5 and 6 John Abraham's introduction in the movie Dostana is the opposite of that

  • Reply MsTakiH September 23, 2019 at 9:48 pm

    Darth Vader had the best introduction.

  • Reply Toaster Stroodle September 24, 2019 at 3:12 am

    I don't care for the majority of the movie choices and think they're hot garbage… but meh, im also not a massive movie buff or 80 years old. Indy though… <3

  • Reply Ben Pugh September 24, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Kaiser Sose!!!!

  • Reply cod cody September 24, 2019 at 5:03 am

    my favorite of all time is halle berry in die another day!! OOOF

  • Reply Mack Ballard September 24, 2019 at 10:48 am

    That Bronson nod was nice!

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  • Reply rileyandmike September 24, 2019 at 2:27 pm

    Stop whining about the men vs women intro

  • Reply Dan Dev September 25, 2019 at 1:05 am

    from now on make it a top 11 and skip THAT fucking movie. i love your work but am sick of that movie on every god damn list.

  • Reply The Tatted gamer September 25, 2019 at 7:05 am

    The introduction to gender politics in this video ?

  • Reply Matthew G. September 25, 2019 at 10:19 am

    I wonder how many people who know Indiana jones is a pedophile. So they're looking up to a pedophile as a hero and they bought into the director's perverse and sadistic world veiw.

  • Reply Kashif Ahmad September 25, 2019 at 7:23 pm

    Check movie 'Newton' thats the best character introduction i have seen so far

  • Reply stoplyinn September 26, 2019 at 10:19 pm

    This is where she does that shit with her hair!

  • Reply Jonathan Fitzharris September 27, 2019 at 2:33 pm

    Where is Miranda Priestly

  • Reply C H September 27, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Just from this series of clips I'd like to note Grace Kelly was gorgeous in the opening of Rear Window, and I felt currently bad for the little girl in M, a 70 year old movie that didn't actually show anything happen to her.

  • Reply Arq. Carlos Hirashi September 28, 2019 at 3:10 pm

    Dumbledore in the prisoner of Azkaban

  • Reply Ralph Cannell September 29, 2019 at 8:24 am

    Love your videos Stop using God's name in vain, Heathen

  • Reply Diego2112Gaming September 29, 2019 at 6:55 pm

    Geena Davis, Cutthroat Island. While absolute trope, it's the best possible way.

    But yeah, #1 could have only been what #1 was. Because #1. I mean, unless you went with his role in any of his other films you listed. But you basically just did "Anything this actor did," which is spot fuckin' on.

  • Reply Josh October 1, 2019 at 1:14 am

    7:15 I thought that was the iphone introduction for a second.

  • Reply Prateep Kumar Sengupta October 1, 2019 at 2:17 pm

    Gene Wilder was an underrated genius, period. And so is Mel Brookes.

  • Reply Rohit Kumar October 1, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    L in death note is best character introduction of all time.

  • Reply introverted writer October 3, 2019 at 3:31 am

    It's been a while since I've watched Seven Samurai, but I was sure he shaved his head to appear to be a monk, not a peasant.

  • Reply S B October 4, 2019 at 4:06 am

    Lawrence of Arabia, my favourite shot of all time. Bond's "Neuf à la Banque," equally incredible for me. I'll never forget Indy or Darth Vader's brutal opening reveals, I envy you if you haven't seen yet.

  • Reply Cr4pZ October 4, 2019 at 3:49 pm

    The introduction of Han Solo, Darth Vader, Dutch some other ones

  • Reply GeneralChangOfDanang October 4, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    Gary Busey's teeth in Point Break.

  • Reply Quadri Oluwaseun October 5, 2019 at 3:31 pm

    My personal fav. as to be Tai Lung from Kung Fu Panda 1.

  • Reply CATH JH October 5, 2019 at 4:56 pm

    Should have at least credited gatsby and daisy's first apperances from the great gatsby- that scene was breathtaking!

  • Reply rutjoman October 5, 2019 at 5:37 pm

    Jack Skellington. Everyone hail to the Pumpkin King.

  • Reply Michael Grossi October 6, 2019 at 1:05 am

    Can we get starlord ( Peter Quill ) from guardians of the galaxy. Because that was a good one.

  • Reply NearAxis October 6, 2019 at 1:34 am

    Wheres Jack Sparrow bro?

  • Reply Andrew Molina October 6, 2019 at 6:44 pm

    u guys really like se7en huh

  • Reply Ismene Edecaste October 8, 2019 at 5:58 pm

    Thank you for mentioning the gender difference

  • Reply Justa Dragn October 8, 2019 at 11:25 pm

    Apocalypse Now – Marlon Brando as Colonel Kurtz should definitely have been on this list.

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