May 30, 2024 1:38 pm

Christopher Nolan Almost Made a Comedy Before Memento, Reveals Brother Jonathan Nolan
Christopher Nolan Almost Made a Comedy Before Memento, Reveals Brother Jonathan Nolan

Christopher Nolan Almost Made a Comedy Before Memento, Reveals Brother Jonathan Nolan

Before he directed his first major feature, Memento, Christopher Nolan nearly directed a comedy, according to his brother and screenwriting partner Jonathan Nolan. Christopher Nolan has established himself as one of the most popular and acclaimed directors of the 21st century. The British director established his stellar reputation through his near-flawless filmography, which includes mind-bending thrillers (like the aforementioned Memento), big-budget sci-fi blockbusters (like Inception and Interstellar), and the beloved Dark Knight Trilogy. All of Nolan’s films veer towards serious dramas. However, Nolan apparently considered making a comedy, way before his career truly took off.

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​Christopher Nolan considered directing his first comedy, before producing Memento. Read More