Emma Swan's world is turned upside down when the son she gave up 10 years ago knocks on her door. Holding a book of fairy tales he claims are real, he tells her that she is not only in the book but that she is the only hope of freeing a town called Storybrooke from an evil curse. Written by
Did You Know?
When Emma Swan wakes up in a jail cell after crashing her car, the camera only shows her eye opening as she wakes. This plays homage to the technique commonly used in 'Lost'. See more
When Emma and Henry meet Archie Hopper on the street, when Emma opens and closes her car door, a white lighting screen, camera, and some crew members are visible in the reflection from the door. See more
You're too late.
The opening sequence gives a hint to the episodes main story line by showing a character or event happening in the dark forest underneath the title. See more
Howlin' For You
Performed by The Black Keys See more