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A Banquet to Inception: the seven best films to watch on TV this week
Ruth Paxton’s psychological horror is a gut-wrencher, and Leonardo DiCaprio invades your dreams in the Christopher Nolan gobsmacker. You’ve not lived until you’ve seen a Paris arrondissement fold in on itself …

Simon Wardell

17, May, 2024 @8:00 AM

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Christopher Nolan set for triumphant Baftas homecoming with Oppenheimer
Despite five previous nominations the Oppenheimer director has yet to walk away with a gong – but the signs are looking good

Andrew Pulver

16, Feb, 2024 @1:38 PM

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Mark Kermode on… director Christopher Nolan, a magician of cinema as memory
From Memento to the Golden Globe-winning Oppenheimer, the head-scrambling British-American director has revelled in using cinema as a time machine – and a conjuring trick

Mark Kermode

13, Jan, 2024 @8:00 AM

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Dan Gardner wanted to know when to go to the loo during films – so he built an app
The developer of RunPee, the app that tells cinemagoers the best time to take a loo break, on what makes a good ‘peetime’ and how the program helped him meet his wife

Anugraha Sundaravelu

24, Sep, 2023 @12:00 PM

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From Memento to Interstellar: our writers pick their favourite Christopher Nolan films
With the much-anticipated staggered release of Tenet, writers argue why each of Christopher Nolan’s 10 previous films should be seen as his best

Beatrice Loayza, Peter Bradshaw, Benjamin Lee, Wendy Ide, Charles Bramesco, Radheyan Simonpillai, Adrian Horton, Noah Gittell, Jordan Hoffman and Steve Rose

27, Aug, 2020 @6:24 AM

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Inception review – the virtual reinvention of virtual reality
Christopher Nolan’s cerebro-tech thriller may be short on story, but makes up for it with staggering fantasy set pieces

Peter Bradshaw

31, Jul, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Tom Hardy's 20 best film performances – ranked!
The actor’s latest movie, Capone, further builds upon his beefy and menacing screen presence, but there is another side that shines through in some of Hardy’s great roles

Peter Bradshaw

14, May, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Friday’s best TV: Amazing Spaces Shed of the Year; Highlands; Scotland’s Wild Heart
Magical wooden wonderlands and blooming marvellous sheds; luxuriantly photographed wildlife through the seasons; and the Olympics opening ceremony

Ali Catterall, Andrew Mueller, Hannah J Davies, Phil Harrison, Mark Gibbings Jones, Jonathan Wright, Phil Harrison and Paul Howlett

05, Aug, 2016 @5:20 AM

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Viral video: Red Hot Chili Peppers strip off and Barack Obama says thanks
Watch the band do carpool karaoke with James Corden and the president take a potshot at Donald Trump in our rundown of the top online clips

Janette Owen

17, Jun, 2016 @6:07 AM

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Cillian Murphy: ‘Is this it, for the rest of my days?’
He plays the violent lead in Peaky Blinders. But as he turns 40, the actor is starting to contemplate what comes next

Tom Lamont

23, Apr, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt: 'Edward Snowden was warm, kind, thoughtful'
After years as the supporting act, Joseph Gordon-Levitt is Oscar-tipped for his performances as NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and wire-walker Philippe Petit. He talks about his head for heights – and a secret meeting in Moscow

Tom Lamont

18, Sep, 2015 @2:00 PM

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Christopher Nolan explains Inception's ending: 'I want you to chase your reality'
British director says the much-debated final ‘spinning top’ scene of his 2010 brainteasing blockbuster is about the subjective nature of reality

Ben Child

05, Jun, 2015 @11:48 AM

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