Director: Christopher Nolan
Starring: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano
In Nolan's pre-Batman banger, a guy with no short-term memory (Pearce) hunts for his wife's killers with the help of his own tattoos. Oh, and the story is told backwards, so you feel just as mind-fucked as he does.
YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
After Miramax's Harvey Weinstein passed on distributing the movie—and it turned out to be a cult hit—he tried to buy it from the distributor after the fact. You lose, Miramax!