Wednesday, 12 January 2011
Title Sequence Analysis; Marathon Man
The film 'Marathon Man' was produced by Robert Evens and Sidney Beckerman, and directed by John Schlesinger. In the title sequence the first few people that is mensiond are the producers and director, shortly after a few of the actors are mentioned including; Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane and Marthe Keller. Its not until this point that the actual title of the film is shown. Then it lists just a few of the co stars, along with music producer and composer, editor and product designer. At the very end it shows the associate producer, director of photography and who the screen play was written by; William Goldman.