Profits are approaching the $1 Billion mark.
Why? Classic storytelling.
Invention and classic plant and pay off. Catharsis redux. Every story thread from the most minor, the Latina detective finally confesses that she was corrupted early on because of pressure from her mother’s medical bills to the major, the existential dilemma of Batman is followed and resolved.
Maybe we should rethink this whole illusive, ambiguous deal. Might have to relegate Memento to occasional dessert status.