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Memento

2000 , 1h 53m
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Leonard Shelby is tracking down the man who raped and murdered his wife. The difficulty of locating his wife's killer, however, is compounded by the fact that he suffers from a rare, untreatable form of short-term memory loss. Although he can recall details of life before his accident, Leonard cannot remember what happened fifteen minutes ago, where he's going, or why.

  • Director: Christopher Nolan
  • Writer: Jonathan Nolan
  • Stars: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior, Russ Fega

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Film Awards

55 wins114 nominations
out of 5,910 movie awards
  • Sundance Film Festival

    Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Film Editing

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Ratings

8.4
93%
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Memento FAQ

Memento won 2001 Sundance Film Festival, 2019 Online Film & Television Association, 2017 National Film Preservation Board, USA, 2012 Awards Circuit Community Awards, 2002 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 2002 AFI Awards, USA, 2002 Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, 2002 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, 2002 Chlotrudis Awards, 2002 Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards and 21 others.
The revenue of Memento was 39,723,096 USD.
The production budget of Memento was 9,000,000 USD.
Leonard Shelby is tracking down the man who raped and murdered his wife. The difficulty of locating his wife's killer, however, is compounded by the fact that he suffers from a rare, untreatable form of short-term memory loss. Although he can recall details of life before his accident, Leonard cannot remember what happened fifteen minutes ago, where he's going, or why..
On October 23, 2020, the IMDB rating of Memento is 8.4/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 80/100, TMDB rating is 8/10.
The genre of Memento is Mystery,Thriller.
The certification of Memento is R.
The release date of Memento is October 11, 2000.
On October 23, 2020, there were 5328 public reaction to Memento including more rewarding, masterful story, Oscar-worthy performance, great acting, with memorable moments.
The casts of Memento are Guy Pearce starring as Leonard Shelby, Carrie-Anne Moss starring as Natalie, Joe Pantoliano starring as John Edward "Teddy" Gammell, Mark Boone Junior starring as Burt, Russ Fega starring as Waiter, Jorja Fox starring as Catherine Shelby.
The director of Memento is Christopher Nolan.