A group of explorers make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

Directed by: Christopher Nolan Screenplay by: Christopher and Jonathan Nolan Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessican Chastain, Wes Bentley, Michael Caine, Casey Affleck Music: Hans Zimmer Cinematography: Hoyte Van Hoytema Editing: Lee Smith Oscar Cred: The Oscars changed up their Best Picture when Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight failed to get a Best Picture nomination. Nolan’s Inception was nominated for eight Oscars and won four. Nolan himself has received three Oscar nominations though none yet for directing.