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The Fictional Christopher Nolan

by Todd McGowan
Format
Book
Published
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
9780292737822 (hbk. : alk. paper), 0292737823 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9780292737839 (ebk.), 0292737831 (ebk.)
Contents
  • Introduction: The ethics of the lie
  • The snare of truth : Following and the perfect patsy
  • Memento and the desire not to know
  • The dirty cop : Insomnia and the art of detection
  • The banal superhero : the politicized realism of Batman begins
  • The violence of creation in The prestige
  • The hero's form of appearance : the necessary darkness of The dark knight
  • A plea for the abandonment of reality in Inception
  • Conclusion: Lying without consequence.
Description
x, 220 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-213) and index.
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