Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Another 93 wins & 88 nominations.
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Yes, to me that's one of the most compelling fears in film noir and the psychological thriller genre - that fear of conspiracy. It's definitely something that I have a fear of - not being in control of your own life. I think that's something people can relate to, and those genres are most successful when they derive the material from genuine fears that people have.
Was inspired to create the "Dark Knight" trilogy after viewing Richard Donner's Superman Films.
His films often have obsessive protagonists with a troubled past, who are obsessed to gain justice by any means in life (e.g. Leonard in Memento
(2000), Al Pacino's character in Insomnia
(2002), Bruce Wayne in Batman Begins
(2005). Also the protagonist of Following
(1998) and Hugh Jackman in The Prestige
(2006) were obsessive)