Editors' pick

Memento

Memento movie poster
MPAA rating: R
Genre: Drama
"It does challenge all viewers and gives them plenty to ponder." -- Rita Kempley, Style. "[It] doesn't just draw you into a dramatic mystery, it makes you aware of human mystery." -- Desson Howe, Weekend.
Starring: Guy Pearce, Joe Pantoliano, Carrie-Anne Moss, Mark Boone Junior, Stephen Tobolowsky
Director: Christopher Nolan
Running time: 2:00
Release: Opened Jan 19, 2001
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Editorial Review

A robber attacks a married couple, killing the woman and leaving the man for dead. As he convalesces, the man struggles to overcome amnesia through the chaos of memory loss induced by his injuries. Finding himself within rag-tag moments of his past, he attempts to remember the vital details and solve his wife's murder.