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.
Did You Know?
When Emma wakes up in the jail cell, the song Leroy is whistling is "whistle while you work." from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
(1937). Leroy's fairy tale counterpart is Grumpy, one of the seven dwarfs. See more
When Emma and Henry drive past the "Welcome to Storybrooke" sign, the rain is quite obviously falling on a narrow strip of road around the sign, and not falling on the road just ahead of the sign. 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