The title sequence for Catch Me If You Can, in particular, is one of my favourites, and here are a few others worthy of a mention.
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Thank You For Smoking (2005)
Typographica did a little font spotting for that.
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Casino Royale (2006)
North by Northwest (1959)
“The final credit (for the director) appears as a portly man (Hitch in his trademark cameo) races in attempt to catch a bus, only to see the doors shut in his face.”
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Gotta love those Hitchcock cameos.
Se7en (1995) — suggested by Luke
United States of Tara (2008) — suggested by Antonea
Lord of War (2005) — suggested by Anaska
More title sequence inspiration
Do you have a favourite opening sequence?