Christopher Nolan is easily one of the most talented directors of this generation. So, when he was tasked by Warner Brothers to make a series of films about Batman, one of the largest pop culture icons to ever exist, it was obvious they were going to be pure unadulterated gold. Show More Summary
It’s hard not to get chills the first time you watch Heath Ledger’s performance as the Joker in The Dark Knight, or the first time you figure out what Tom Hardy is saying as Bane in The Dark Knight Rises. But could Christopher Nolan’s...Show More Summary
If you thought there was no way Batman could be played any darker than Christian Bale's portrayal in the recent films about the comic book hero directed by Christopher Nolan, guess again. In the latest issue of Empire magazine, Ben Affleck...Show More Summary
After rescuing Matthew McConaughey from the universe's most heartwarming black hole, what's Christopher Nolan doing for a follow-up? Directing a short documentary about a pair of avant-garde filmmaker brothers, of course! Actually, scratch the present tense on that — Nolan has already completed his film on the Quay twins, two... More »
For those wondering what big-budget filmmaking heights Christopher Nolan would scale as a follow-up to his ambitious science-fiction opera Interstellar, io9 reports the director has seemingly traveled through a wormhole into the past and made a short documentary about stop-motion animation. Show More Summary
The short film is about the Quay brothers, twin animators whose works will be the subject of a Nolan-curated program at New York's Film Forum.
Another new Christopher Nolan film already?! Yes indeed. But it's not what you're thinking. Thanks to a tip from The Film Stage, NYC's Film Forum venue has announced a special screening series coming up this August. They'll be showing...Show More Summary
Anytime Christopher Nolan finishes a movie, we take notice. Both for the movie itself and for the infinite possibilities of what he’ll do next. It turns out, after Interstellar, the director made a short documentary, it’s already done and screening in New York City this August. Read more...
Interstellar director turns spotlight on The Quay Brothers.
Stephen and Timothy Quay are twin animators who have worked in both short and feature forms for decades, creating striking and unusual images such as the one above, from The Comb. While their style is indebted to other directors such...Show More Summary
A documentary short about a pair of stop-motion animators. Read more...
Screencap from Memento, (2000) Christopher Nolan is the cinematic king of following hereos in high action. His films are notorious for their intensive plots, darkly romantic themes, and mind-destroying twist endings. Editor Miguel Branco...Show More Summary
The concluding chapter to Christopher Nolan's celebrated Batman trilogy in 2012's The Dark Knight Rises showcased a number of intriguing female characters. However, one notable actress who was unsuccessful in an apparent attempt to join that group was ZoÃ« Kravitz. Show More Summary
It has been years since we saw Robin on screen in a Batman movie. Chris O'Donnell notoriously played the Boy Wonder in two Joel Schumacher movies, but Christopher Nolan completely sidestepped the Dark Knight's crime-fighting sidekick. Show More Summary
As Ben Affleck preps his own Batman movie, the guy behind the last set of Batman movies is pushing onward with his post-Bat career. Filmmaker Christopher Nolan has reportedly finished a “comprehensive draft” of a screenplay for his next...Show More Summary
It’s not Nolan Ryan, but he’s probably heard of the game “baseball.” It’s not Christopher Nolan, but he’s probably seen the movie Memento on the shelf at Blockbuster. Nope, it’s Pete Nolan, famously famous for his work in famed bands Magik Markers and Spectre Folk. Show More Summary
"I think audiences get too comfortable and familiar in today's movies. They believe everything they're hearing and seeing... I like to shake that up." If you're a longtime reader of this blog, you already know that I am outspoken fan of filmmaker Christopher Nolan. Show More Summary
Robin Williams was a great comic actor, and at times he could be a very effective dramatic actor as well. Without a strong director to rein him in, however—a Peter Weir or a Gus Van Sant or a Christopher Nolan—he had a tendency to think...Show More Summary
Inside Out, when it meets Inception, turns out to be quite a watch. How many of us would have secretly drawn connections between Pixar’s latest blockbuster Inside Out and Christopher Nolan’s mind-bending spectacle Inception? Quite a few of us, so it seems, but our fantabulous ruminations would have ended there. Show More Summary
It’s difficult to imagine a life without email, but some people are choosing to stop using it altogether. People like film director Christopher Nolan and billionaire John Paul Dejoria don’t use email at all, and couldn’t be happier about that. Show More Summary