The Movie that Took Your Memory and Forgot to Give It Back
Christopher Nolan's "Memento" is not just a film; it's a cinematic Rubik's Cube. Released in 2000, it's like the roller coaster you never want to end, except this one doesn't just go up and down—it goes backward and forward, sometimes simultaneously! Seriously, it's the kind of movie that leaves you with more questions than answers. But, hey, isn't that the fun part?
Plot: Time Travel for the Forgetful
"Memento" tells the story of Leonard Shelby, a man with anterograde amnesia who's trying to solve his wife's murder. Sounds simple enough, right? Wrong. The film's narrative is anything but straightforward. Imagine trying to read a book, but someone rearranged the chapters, ripped out a few pages, and maybe even scribbled some notes in the margins—that's "Memento" for you.
Awards and Accolades
This flick garnered two Academy Award nominations, for Original Screenplay and Film Editing. Just like you won't forget the plot (or the lack thereof), the industry didn't forget to give it the nods it deserved. Now, let's get into the nitty-gritty of where you can watch this unforgettable masterpiece.
Where to Watch "Memento"
There are currently no streaming offers in the US.
Currently, you're able to stream "Memento" on Amazon Prime Video and Hoopla. If you're into collecting, you can also purchase it on Apple TV, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, YouTube, Vudu, Microsoft Store, and Spectrum On Demand. Choices, choices, so many choices—it's like a smorgasbord for your viewing appetite!
There are currently no streaming offers in the AU.
G'day, Aussies! Get ready to stream "Memento" on Amazon Prime Video. And if you want to own a digital copy, Fetch TV has got you covered like a kangaroo pouch.
There are currently no streaming offers in the GB.
Ah, the land of the Queen and confusing narratives. Stream "Memento" on Netflix, Shudder, Shudder Amazon Channel, Sundance Now Amazon Channel, or even Netflix with ads (if you're that kind of masochist). If buying is more your cup of tea, it's available on Amazon Video, Apple TV, Google Play Movies, Sky Store, Chili, Microsoft Store, YouTube, and Rakuten TV.
There are currently no streaming offers in the BR.
Hey there, Brazil! Stream this Nolan gem on Looke, MUBI, Oldflix, or Looke Amazon Channel. If you want to purchase, check out Apple TV, Google Play Movies, Microsoft Store, and Amazon Video.
There are currently no streaming offers in the ES.
Hola, España! At the moment, you can only stream "Memento" on Movistar Plus. That's it—no compra options for you! Perhaps it's a metaphor for the impermanence of memory, eh?
There are currently no streaming offers in the FR.
Bonjour, mes amis! Sadly, no streaming options are available. But you can purchase "Memento" on Apple TV, Orange VOD, Microsoft Store, Canal VOD, Google Play Movies, YouTube, Bbox VOD, Cinemas a la Demande, Universcine, and Amazon Video. Phew! That's more choices than varieties of cheese.
There are currently no streaming offers in the CA.
Hey there, eh? Ready to mess with your mind? Stream "Memento" on Amazon Prime Video and Hoopla. If you'd like to buy, Microsoft Store is the place to be.
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Confusion
"Memento" isn't just a movie; it's a thought experiment in celluloid form. It's like someone took the classic revenge story, threw it in a blender, and then served it in a Möbius strip-shaped glass. And that's what makes it special—the intrigue doesn't end when the credits roll.