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CHRISTOPHER NOLAN FILMS: RANKED

At a time when the star system has started to fade and movie studios are blandly reasserting themselves as the true auteurs of Hollywood cinema, a soft-spoken British director with a flair for puzzles and a fiendish penchant for scarves has somehow become one of the most famous pop artists on the planet.

In less than two decades, Christopher Nolan has gone from an anonymous micro-budget filmmaker to a genuine household name, a figure whose cultural cachet now rivals that of Quentin Tarantino or Steven Spielberg. This, despite the fact that most people probably couldn’t pick Nolan out of a line-up. He’s a bonafide brand despite not being much of a personality; his films do all the talking for him,…

  • Dunkirk

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  • The Prestige

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  • Memento

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  • Inception

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  • Interstellar

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  • Tenet

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  • The Dark Knight

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  • Batman Begins

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  • Insomnia

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  • Following

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  • The Dark Knight Rises

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