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PG-13| 2 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a thief with the rare ability to enter people's dreams and steal their secrets from their subconscious. His skill has made him a hot commodity in the world of corporate espionage but has also cost him everything he loves. Cobb gets a chance at redemption when he is offered a seemingly impossible task: Plant an idea in someone's mind. If he succeeds, it will be the perfect crime, but a dangerous enemy anticipates Cobb's every move.

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio , Joseph Gordon-Levitt , Ellen Page , Tom Hardy , Ken Watanabe , Dileep Rao , Cillian Murphy , Tom Berenger

Director: Christopher Nolan

Genres: Science fiction, Thriller

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Inception (2010)

Release Date: July 16th, 2010|2 hr. 28 min.

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fan reviews ( 260 )
  • In this wildly ingenious chess game, grandmaster Nolan plants ideas in our heads that disturb and dazzle. The result is a knockout. But be warned: Inception dreams big. How cool is that? show more

  • This is spellbinding, transporting, damn near indescribable and the latest indication that Christopher Nolan might be the slyest narrative tactician making movies today. show more

  • The film is easier to admire than to fully grasp or be moved by it. Still, it's worth surrendering to the dream. show more

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  • October 23, 2011 Jane
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    Srupid and confusing, I want to watch a movie a second time because I enjoyed not because I am trying to comprehend an inane story line. Lots of random explosions though.

  • July 15, 2011 mm00000000052500
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    An amazing movie, very thought provoking and extremely intense absolutely loved it

  • May 28, 2011 artdin
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    You have got to be kiddiindg! An action film that makes more sense would be a better use of film and our time. Too Much!Dina and Artie

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