Reminiscence (2021 film)
Reminiscence is a 2021 American neo-noir science fiction thriller film written, directed, and produced by Lisa Joy in her feature directorial debut. The film stars Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson, Thandiwe Newton, Cliff Curtis, Marina de Tavira, and Daniel Wu, and follows a man who uses a machine that can see people's memories to try to find his missing love. Joy also produces alongside her husband and creative partner Jonathan Nolan.
|Directed by||Lisa Joy|
|Written by||Lisa Joy|
|Edited by||Mark Yoshikawa|
|Music by||Ramin Djawadi|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Box office||$16.4 million|
Reminiscence was released by Warner Bros. Pictures in the United States on August 20, 2021, and also had a month-long simultaneous release in the country on the ad-free tier of the HBO Max streaming service. The film received mixed reviews from critics, who praised its narrative ambition but compared it unfavorably to similarly themed works like The Maltese Falcon and Westworld. It was a box office bomb, grossing $16 million worldwide against a $110 million break-even point.