Arts & Entertainment

How to Order Movie Credits: Guide to Opening and End Credits

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: May 13, 2021 • 4 min read

Credits play at the beginning and end of nearly every film. The opening credits inform the audience which studios or production companies were involved in making the film, and they run the names of the major stars in the cast. The end credits, which appear after the final scene of a film, list everyone involved in the production.