Christopher Nolan’s latest film “Interstellar” was the biggest thing this past weekend to anyone whose girlfriend or child didn’t have them going to see “Big Hero 6.”
I saw an advanced screening last Thursday and was absolutely blown away. Par for the course for Nolan. The movie introduces the mainstream to the theory of relativity with a metal baseball bat to the skull. I had a hard time wrapping my mind around the premise of the movie’s timeline. Much like “Inception,” the movie pits your understanding of time and gravity against your brain. The fact that one hour on a planet could translate to seven years on Earth was enough to melt my mind into a gigantic piece of shit.
Thankfully, the internet tried to explain it with a visual representation of the movie’s mind-bending sequence of events. This should help clearing things up: