themes• Heros/villains• Action• Mystery• Sci fi
setting• The film is set in the Vietnam war and shows the US winning the Vietnam war.• It is set in 1985 after the Vietnam war and is mainly set in new York.
The narrative• The opening Is going through the heroes lives and there glory days and gives a brief overview of there downfall.• This is show through the use of the song times are changing by bob Dylan.
characters• The comedian• Dr manhattan• Nite owl• Ozymandias• Rorscharch• And silk spectre
lighting• The scenes in the opening progressively get darker as the intro goes on showing the heroes in the films decline from popular Superheroes to hated outcasts.
Music/sound• Throughout the opening scene the song times are changing by bob Dylan is playing which is used to show that from the hero’s youth to the present day they are becoming more and more unpopular.
layout• The opening scene is laid out in a way were it briefly shows us the events leading up to the events within the film to make us more interested and want to carry on watching.
costume• In the opening we see a large contrast between the style of costumes used which largely emphasises the change in the time period of the film.