US Box Office: $260m
UK Box Office £20m
- The company idents play before anything. The companies that play are Paramount Pictures Spyglass Entertainment and Bad Robot.
- Non-Diagetic sound played throughout the company idents on screen, the sound then stops when they finish and it transitions to the opening sequence.
- There is an initial establishing shot of space and then a space ship moving past the camera, anchoring the genre.
- Theres no mention of "A film by" or "Directed by" etc, there is also no date/time/year shown on the screen.
- We here people talking over a radio, we assume it is from the people abord the space ship
- There is sequence of people abord the space ship, discussing another ship approaching them through a black hole.
- There is a long sequence of the ships battling
- The whole opening sequence ends at 11 minutes which is when the main title for the film comes up