Within the first ten minutes, there is quite a bit of non-diegeticsound heard.
The first non-diegetic sound is during the credits. Itimmediately creates a tense atmosphere. The music is veryeerie and has a low dramatic tone. The violins within it createsuspense. Towards the end of the opening credits, the musicgets louder and faster. This gives us an idea as to what genreit is.
Again the next non-diegetic sound heard is as Bruce Willisapproaches the man in the bathroom. The music is very low,the pace of which is very slow and gets increasingly faster tobuild the tension. This again informs us as the audience thatthe genre of the film is a thriller.
After Bruce Willis is shot a large amount of violins startplaying short sharp harsh notes. This is used to show the