119 wins & 168 nominations.
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(Short) (written by - as Chris Nolan)
2 Biographical Movies |
6 Interviews |
7 Articles |
5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
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[on casting Batman Begins
(2005)] Batman is a marvelously complex character - somebody who has absolute charm and then, just like that, can turn it into ice-cold ruthlessness. There are very few actors who can do that, and Christian is one of them.
While Nolan grew up in London, England, he did visit Evanston, Illinois, Chicago at least four to five times during his early childhood and teenage years but his enrollment in Hertfordshire's Haileybury and Imperial Service College meant his travels would not be as frequent as his brother. It wasn't until his University College London (UCL) years when he started making his professed visits to the...
His endings have a recurring theme of justified dishonesty. (Examples: Guy Pearce
's "Do I lie to myself to be happy" monologue in Memento
(2000), Michael Caine
's closing remark that the audience "wants to be fooled" from The Prestige
(2006) and Christian Bale
's rationale of how the citizens of Gotham City "deserve to have their faith rewarded" in the ending of The Dark Knight