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Michael Caine Set For Inception
He's the latest for Chris Nolan's sci-fi

27 April 2009  |  Written by Chris Hewitt  |  Source: InContention.com

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If it’s a Christopher Nolan film, then it must star Michael Caine. So has it been written – and lo, Sir Maurice Micklewhite has indeed signed on to join the cast of Nolan’s mysterious sci-fi, Inception.

The movie will be the fourth in a row for the Caine/Nolan team, following Batman Begins, The Prestige, and The Dark Knight. Rumour has it that Nolan is planning to digitally insert footage of Caine into Memento, Following and Insomnia.

As has been the case with Inception since, well, its inception, Caine hasn’t been able to spill word one about the project or his character. "I have a little part in it, yes,” he told InContention.com. “I think I'll work about three days. It'll be extraordinary, wait until you see this one. I think if I say another word he's going to kill me!"

Well, we wouldn’t want that, so let’s move on. Caine joins an already pretty damned impressive cast, including Ellen Page, Cillian Murphy (his third Nolan flick), Joseph Gordon-Levitt and some guy called Leonardo DiCaprio.

The sci-fi thriller, which takes place within the architecture of the mind, is set for release next July. Can’t wait.


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Great but lets see Caine in a lead role again More

Posted by bagrot1 at 20:07 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

Casting
Nolan doing sci fi? With Sir Michael Caine? And Ellen Page? And Cillain Murphy? And Leo? Please please i can't wait for this film it is going to be awsom! More

Posted by Director at 18:35 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

"Architecture Of The Mind"...
I'm getting SO fuckin' sick of reading that!!! I'm all for keeping things under wraps, and anything Nolan touches is golden, but Christ on a bike, I do not want to be reading that same description for the next year. They better elaborate a bit more, or just come up with a new phrasing! More

Posted by chizmund at 13:38 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

I second that. More

Posted by Manfrendshensindshen at 10:29 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

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That's embarassing, it's like saying 'Woody Allen, director of White Chicks'. More

Posted by rayhiggins at 09:43 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

I was gonna say, Knowing was the shitty Cage vehicle. More

Posted by crazymoviesdude at 08:18 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

*Ahem*
Chris Nolan did Following, not Knowing, Chris... More

Posted by snakes_on_a_plane at 07:56 on 27 April 2009 | Report This Post

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