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Inception

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  Inception Review
Tookey's Rating
5 /10
 
Average Rating
7.90 /10
 
Starring
Leonardo Di Caprio (pictured right), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (pictured left), Ellen Page
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Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Written by: Christopher Nolan

 
 
 
Released: 2010
   
Genre: SCIENCE FICTION
THRILLER
OVERRATED
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 148
 
 


 
A corporate spy (Leonardo DiCaprio) invades victimís minds and steals secrets from their subconscious. But he has issues of his own.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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A breakneck pace and some entertaining, imaginative visual flourishes donít really rescue a muddled screenplay that lacks any sense of fun, or a persuasive view of what dreams really look like. The absence of sex is especially peculiar. As in some of his previous films - especially Memento and The Dark Knight - there is an overlay of pretension, and a failure to think through how human motivation really works. Itís gimmicky enough to pass the time, but a waste of an interesting premise.


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