Christopher Nolan

Dunkirk

A Spitfire fighter pilot (Tom Hardy) squints desperately against the shimmering waves and blue sky to see the German bomber in front of him. For the most part, we only know him by his eyes, and we see him become increasingly worried as his broken gas gauge gives him no clue as to the time …

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Interstellar

It is established immediately that in the world of Interstellar, Earth has gone to hell in a hand basket. Evoking the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, we meet an America maybe a few decades into the future. There are no flying cars or cleaning-lady robots. There are just a bunch of tired, good people, choking …

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Insomnia (2002)

Pacino plays Will Dormer (the name a clever play on the French verb “to sleep”), a veteran cop from LA, who is called to a case in Alaska, the land of the midnight sun, as a favor to a friend in a small town police force. There’s been a murder of a teenage girl, unthinkable …

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