an exciting opening sequence found in anthony mann's the tin star, 1957. masterfully photographed by loyal griggs. the sequence is 10 shots over 2 minutes and thirty seconds. henry fonda as a bounty hunter rides into town with a dead man. reminiscent of tarkovsky, or the ending of the passenger, but with less attention to its form. also, take a look at this months film comment for an interesting article on anthony mann by richard combs.