link3381 link3382 link3383 link3384 link3385 link3386 link3387 link3388 link3389 link3390 link3391 link3392 link3393 link3394 link3395 link3396 link3397 link3398 link3399 link3400 link3401 link3402 link3403 link3404 link3405 link3406 link3407 link3408 link3409 link3410 link3411 link3412 link3413 link3414 link3415 link3416 link3417 link3418 link3419 link3420 link3421 link3422 link3423 link3424 link3425 link3426 link3427 link3428 link3429 link3430 link3431 link3432 link3433 link3434 link3435 link3436 link3437 link3438 link3439 link3440 link3441 link3442 link3443 link3444 link3445 link3446 link3447 link3448 link3449 link3450 link3451 link3452 link3453 link3454 link3455 link3456 link3457 link3458 link3459 link3460 link3461 link3462 link3463 link3464 link3465 link3466 link3467 link3468 link3469 link3470 link3471 link3472 link3473 link3474 link3475 link3476 link3477 link3478 link3479 link3480 link3481 link3482 link3483 link3484 link3485 link3486 link3487 link3488 link3489 link3490 link3491 link3492 link3493 link3494 link3495 link3496 link3497 link3498 link3499 link3500 link3501 link3502 link3503 link3504 link3505 link3506 link3507 link3508 link3509 link3510 link3511 link3512 link3513 link3514 link3515 link3516 link3517 link3518 link3519 link3520 link3521 link3522 link3523 link3524 link3525 link3526 link3527

Tag: Christopher Nolan

Inception

Oscar-nominated for Best Picture, this unnerving sci-fi thriller stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Dom Cobb, who earns a tidy sum infiltrating the dreams of corporate titans to steal their most closely held secrets. Tapped by a rich industrialist (Ken Watanabe) for a job involving a rival’s heir, Cobb marshals a team of specialists that includes his right-hand man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), an architecture student (Ellen Page) and a chemist (Dileep Rao).

My fellow movie critics call this “a film that rewards intellect.” I think I got 84% of this movie right. I will be the first one to admit I am not the smartest person. I say this because I could never solve the Rubik’s Cube.

This is a long movie. It is 2 hours 28 minutes of my life I will not get back. It is a dream within a dream within a dream movie. You have to really pay close attention to get this and after 2 hours 28 minutes I did not feel satisfied. It was like that one season in Dallas where Bobby was dead and at the end of the season we discover it was just Pam’s bad dream. What was that?

The special effects were incredible. I do like Christopher Nolan as I have enjoyed both Batman movies, The Prestige and Memento but this one was too much. I did not hate this movie or anything but 2 hours 28 minutes is a long time.

I am just going to give this movie 2.8 stars. If you like movies about dreams and memories I would recommend “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)” over this one.

Click here for the Netflix link in case you would like to add it to your queue.

All the best,

Alan
Alan Zibluk
Your Internet Celebrity
E-mail: al@alzibluk.com