Why He Deserved A Nomination:
Yes, yes, he’s got a Screenplay nod and a shot at Best Picture, but Nolan really deserved a nomination for his talents behind the camera as well.
True, he had some massively stiff competition in the form of Darren Aronofsky and David O. Russell, but Nolan’s unique, dreamy musings in
are beautifully, lovingly crafted. He made summer blockbusters cool and smart again, and he did so with heads up style. We demand a recount!