Cinetropolis » guy pierce

Christopher Nolan Explains The Structure And Story Of Memento

This piece contains spoilers Christopher Nolan has said himself that the simplest explanation of Memento for audiences is that it is a noire-esque tale, told by its protagonist in reverse. Although he prefers a different structural concept. “If you draw out the time-line, it is indeed a hairpin. If you order the material chronologically, the […]

la confidential vincennes 2

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: L.A Confidential

“L.A Confidential is a book for the whole family. If your whole family is the Charles fucking Manson family.” Author James Ellroy’s hard sell not withstanding, adapting his broiling, dense 1989 neo-noir of honour stained cops in early ‘50’s Los Angeles was an uphill struggle. At 500 pages, with over 100 characters, a timeline that […]

Bad Behavior has blocked 3632 access attempts in the last 7 days.