10 Of Christopher Nolan's Favorite Films

Nolan took some time out of his busy schedule to come up with a list of movies he encourages people to watch. He finds them almost to be required viewing and most of them were significant influences in the excellent work he's done throughout his career.

Star Wars: Christopher Nolan stated that everything changed for him when he saw Star Wars.

Alien: Similar to his feelings on Scott's Blade Runner, Nolan was blown away by the vast level of world building that made these films so immersive. Something like Alien could be why he was able to create something as unique as the world we witnessed in Inception.

2001: A Space Odyssey: Nolan pointed out the way he felt when…

  • Star Wars
  • Alien
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Blade Runner
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • The Spy Who Loved Me
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • Superman
  • The Thin Red Line
  • First Man