History Trivia / Memento

2nd Oct '17 9:33:47 AM UchuuFlamenco
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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the director's brother but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD. The short story actually has a lot in common with ''Film/TheDarkKnight'', as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.

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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the [[Creator/JonathanNolan director's brother brother]] but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD. The short story actually has a lot in common with ''Film/TheDarkKnight'', as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.
29th May '17 12:39:54 AM Confusedmoth
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* ShrugOfGod: The DVD commentary splits into three parts in the last scene, one saying that [[spoiler: Teddy was lying to Leonard]] one saying [[spoiler: he is telling the truth]] and one [[spoiler: not saying either way]].

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* ShrugOfGod: The DVD commentary splits into three parts in the last scene, scene: one saying that [[spoiler: Teddy was lying to Leonard]] Leonard]], one saying [[spoiler: he is telling the truth]] truth]], and one [[spoiler: not saying either way]].
28th Apr '17 7:48:43 PM Josef5678
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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the director's brother but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD. The short story actually has a lot in common with Film/TheDarkKnight, as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.

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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the director's brother but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD. The short story actually has a lot in common with Film/TheDarkKnight, ''Film/TheDarkKnight'', as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.
20th Jan '17 6:33:12 AM darkchiefy
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* FromEntertainmentToEducation: The film has been used to better understand anterograde amnesia (that is, the inability to create new memories)
28th Apr '16 12:13:32 AM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Watch it now, and you'll say, "It's [[Film/TheCountOfMonteCristo Fernand Mondego]], telling [[Film/TheMatrix Trinity and Cypher]] about [[Film/GroundhogDay Ned]] and [[Series/{{CSI}} Sara]]!"
2nd Jan '16 4:21:42 PM Morgenthaler
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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the director's brother but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD.
** The short story actually has a lot in common with Film/TheDarkKnight, as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.
*** ''So the question is not "to be or not to be," because you aren't. The question is whether you want to do something about it. Whether revenge matters to you. It does to most people. For a few weeks, they plot, they scheme, they take measures to get even.''
*** ''You probably were the type to let it go, weren't you? Before. But you're not the man you used to be. Not even half.''
*** ''Never-ending grief, never-ending anger. Useless without direction.''

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* AdaptationFirst: It's based (very loosely) on the short story "Memento Mori" by the director's brother but that story wasn't published until after the film opened. It's included on the DVD.
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DVD. The short story actually has a lot in common with Film/TheDarkKnight, as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.
*** --> ''So the question is not "to be or not to be," because you aren't. The question is whether you want to do something about it. Whether revenge matters to you. It does to most people. For a few weeks, they plot, they scheme, they take measures to get even.''
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''You probably were the type to let it go, weren't you? Before. But you're not the man you used to be. Not even half.''
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''Never-ending grief, never-ending anger. Useless without direction.''
16th Jan '15 6:17:47 PM wootzits
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It does to most people. For a few weeks, they plot, they scheme, they take measures to get even.
24th Dec '14 1:08:32 AM Megalynn
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*** ``You probably were the type to let it go, weren't you? Before. But you're not the man you used to be. Not even half.``
*** ``Never-ending grief, never-ending anger. Useless without direction.``

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*** ``You ''You probably were the type to let it go, weren't you? Before. But you're not the man you used to be. Not even half.``
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*** ``Never-ending ''Never-ending grief, never-ending anger. Useless without direction.``''
24th Dec '14 1:07:51 AM Megalynn
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*** ''So the question is not "to be or not to be," because you aren't. The question is whether you want to do something about it. Whether revenge matters to you. It does to most people. For a few weeks, they plot, they scheme, they take measures to get even.''
*** ``You probably were the type to let it go, weren't you? Before. But you're not the man you used to be. Not even half.``
*** ``Never-ending grief, never-ending anger. Useless without direction.``
It does to most people. For a few weeks, they plot, they scheme, they take measures to get even.
24th Dec '14 1:02:52 AM Megalynn
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** The short story actually has a lot in common with TheDarkKnight, as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.

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** The short story actually has a lot in common with TheDarkKnight, Film/TheDarkKnight, as many of Earl/Leonard's inner monologues are The Joker's verbatim.
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