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Maurice Binder's title sequence for Billion Dollar Brain

by Critical Commons Manager

By the time Maurice Binder was hired to do the title sequence for Ken Russel's Billion Dollar Brain, he was already famous for the defining aesthetics of James Bond title sequences, merging live action imagery with high contrast graphics. The use of supercomputer imagery goes beyond mere aesthetics to include credit information integrated with graphical overlays.

Supercomputer kitsch in title design sequence of Billion Dollar Brain

Maurice Binder's dazzling celebration of supercomputer aesthetics and high-contrast graphics worthy of a James Bond movie

from Billion Dollar Brain (1967)
Creator: Ken Russell
Posted by Critical Commons Manager