Memento

Review: Memento

Morgan-Maskell
By Morgan-Maskell
23 Feb 11

This movie is complete perfection. The film filmed backwards. It is edited together with a stroke of genius - So that the audience only knows as much as the main character who has a memory problem and cannot create short-term memories. Guy Pearce puts in a memorable performance of Lennie. This film is a puzzle, and as it slowly comes together you come to understand each characters motivations for seemingly manipulating or befriending Lennie. As everything comes together for an exhilirating finale, a shocking truth is revealed. The human psyche is under the microscope, how we manipulate - why we act certain ways - this film is a once in a generation film and should be on everybody's bucket list. 10/10 - 5 Stars
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