The Nolan Fans Awesome Scale: Insomnia

The 2002 remake of a 1997 Norwegian film about a Los Angeles homicide detective dispatched to a northern town to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.

How Awesome was Insomnia?

100% Awesome
9
6%
90% Awesome
30
21%
80% Awesome
51
35%
70% Awesome
43
30%
60% Awesome
5
3%
50% Awesome
5
3%
40% Awesome
0
No votes
30% Awesome
0
No votes
20% Awesome
0
No votes
10% Awesome
0
No votes
0% Awesome
2
1%
 
Total votes: 145

Site Admin
Posts: 1397
Joined: January 2009
Location: Cupertino, CA
This is an official Nolan Fans Awesome Scale thread.

To learn more about The Nolan Fans Awesome Scale film rating system, check out this thread:
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1000

Posts: 3179
Joined: April 2010
Location: We can't stop here, this is Bat Country!
thanks, Very good Mystery/crime film,
dark and clean, Nolan dominating a complex genre

Posts: 3861
Joined: August 2009
I can proudly say that I am one of the two that voted 100%. I think this is one of if not his most visually stunning film and one of his best directorial efforts. He didn't write the script, but I think he still put his mark on the story through his work behind the camera. Great film.

Posts: 3666
Joined: June 2009
I voted a 9 for Insomnia.
It's a bit of a shame that its score is so low, but at least it's rising (was 77%, now 78% :D )

Posts: 1610
Joined: April 2009
Location: Puerto Rico
I was one of the users that voted 100% awesome. I really liked it and I find it one of the best films I've ever seen :)

Posts: 3861
Joined: August 2009
I know it doesn't have Nolan's usual narrative tricks, but it certainly has the same tone and themes of other Nolan movies and I think it is one of his best directorial efforts. It shows that he can succeed even when he doesn't write the script (even if he may have written the final draft, he wasn't credited).

Posts: 529
Joined: May 2010
Location: Boston ,MA
This film is so enjoyable, and can be watched over and over.

Posts: 4041
Joined: April 2010
70% compared to his other films. Which is still a good rating compared to a lot of other films :)

Posts: 9827
Joined: August 2010
70% its realy good and enjoyable but compared to other Nolan films its his worst...

Posts: 163
Joined: July 2010
Location: Italy
Jonas Agersø wrote:70% compared to his other films. Which is still a good rating compared to a lot of other films :)


yeah, let's say it's less beautiful than his own projects, but a great thriller as well.

Post Reply