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1%% Image and caption selected per crowner in the Image Suggestion thread: https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/crowner.php/ImagePickin/ImageSuggestions39²%% Please do not change or remove without starting a new thread.²%%²[[quoteright:350:[[WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/batman_beyond_intro_gotham_city_640x480.png]]]]²²The opening shot that takes the form of a forward travelling on the sea, with the camera slowly rising to give a view of the shore.²²----²!!Examples:²²[[foldercontrol]]²²[[folder: Film ]]²²* The Miramax Films VanityPlate from 1998 to 2008.²* ''Film/TheDayAfterTomorrow''²* ''Film/U2RattleAndHum'' (the documentary)²* ''Film/JurassicPark''²* ''Film/{{Braveheart}}'' opens with a camera flight over costal water after which the rough Scottish mountain landscape comes into view.²* ''Film/TheBirdcage''²* ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaiderTheCradleOfLife''²* ''Film/OceansEleven'', after the introductory scene.²* ''[[Film/TwentyOne 21]]''²* ''Film/SnakesOnAPlane''²* ''Film/TheLostBoys''²* ''Film/BrandNewWorld'', on the pseudo-helicopter.²* ''Film/QuantumOfSolace''²* The closing shot of ''Film/X2XMenUnited''.²* ''Film/UndercoverBrother'', when we see The Man's island fortress for the first time.²* ''Film/FarAndAway''²* One or more of them ''Film/SharkAttack'' movies.²* The DVD menu for Disney's ''Disney/AtlantisTheLostEmpire''.²²[[/folder]]²²[[folder: Live-Action TV ]]²²* StockFootage on ''Series/CSIMiami''.²* Used to introduce the skyline of Caprica City in the re-imagined ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''.²* As well as Atlantis in ''Series/StargateAtlantis''²²[[/folder]]²²[[folder: Video Games ]]²²* The opening of ''VideoGame/NeedForSpeed: Undercover'', which is a parody of Hollywood action movies.²* The intro movie of ''VideoGame/TheCurseOfMonkeyIsland'' plays with this: The camera zooms towards the titular Monkey Island... then swerves to zoom in on a drifting bumper car with our hero.²* In ''VideoGame/{{Myst}}'' it's ''almost'' the opening shot of the entire game... as seen in [[PortalPicture a book]].²* The opening of ''VideoGame/FrontMission Evolved''.²²[[/folder]]²²[[folder: Western Animation ]]²²* ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond''²[[/folder]]²----

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