Syncopy Inc.

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Syncopy Films Inc.
Private
Industry Motion picture
Founded 2001
Founder Christopher Nolan
Emma Thomas
Headquarters London, England
Key people
Christopher Nolan
Emma Thomas
Owner Christopher Nolan
Emma Thomas

Syncopy Films Inc. is a British film production company based in London, England. The company was founded by award-winning film director, screenwriter and producer Christopher Nolan and his wife Emma Thomas as co-founder. The name Syncopy Films derives from "syncope", the medical term for fainting or loss of consciousness.[1]

History[edit]

In 2005, Christopher Nolan partnered with Legendary Pictures to produce Batman Begins (2005), The Prestige (2006), The Dark Knight (2008), Inception (2010), and The Dark Knight Rises (2012) for Warner Bros. Pictures. In 2013, Syncopy came out with Zack Snyder's Man of Steel (2013). Syncopy's most recent production is Interstellar (2014), directed by Nolan.

Filmography[edit]

Released[edit]

Year Title Director Co-production company(s) Distributor(s) Box office Ref. Rotten Tomatoes Metacritic
2005 Batman Begins Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Legendary Pictures Warner Bros. $374,218,673 [2] 85%[3] 70%[4]
2006 The Prestige Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Touchstone Pictures / Newmarket Films Buena Vista / Warner Bros. $109,676,311 [5] 76%[6] 66%[7]
2008 The Dark Knight Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Legendary Pictures Warner Bros. $1,004,558,444 [8] 94%[9] 82%[10]
2008 Batman: Gotham Knight Timm, BruceBruce Timm Warner Bros./Warner Premiere Warner Bros. $9,508,606 [11] 83%[12]
2010 Inception Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Legendary Pictures Warner Bros. $825,532,764 [13] 86%[14] 74%[15]
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Legendary Pictures Warner Bros. $1,081,041,287 [16] 88%[17] 78%[18]
2013 Man of Steel Snyder, ZackZack Snyder Legendary Pictures Warner Bros. $668,045,518 [19] 56%[20] 55%[21]
2014 Interstellar Nolan, ChristopherChristopher Nolan Lynda Obst Productions / Legendary Pictures Paramount / Warner Bros. $672,578,526 [22] 72%[23] 74%[24]
Box office total: $4,685,160,129

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 'Syncopy' of Christopher Nolan's Cinema". Cinematical.com. Retrieved August 1, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Batman Begins (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  3. ^ "Batman Begins". June 15, 2005. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Batman Begins Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  5. ^ "The Prestige (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  6. ^ "The Prestige". October 20, 2006. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  7. ^ "The Prestige Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  8. ^ "The Dark Knight (2008)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  9. ^ "The Dark Knight". July 18, 2008. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  10. ^ "The Dark Knight Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Batman Gotham Knight (2008)". The Numbers. Retrieved 2015-01-20. 
  12. ^ "Batman Gotham Knight". July 8, 2008. Retrieved January 20, 2015. 
  13. ^ "Inception (2010)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  14. ^ "Inception". July 16, 2010. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Inception Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  16. ^ "The Dark Knight Rises (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  17. ^ "The Dark Knight Rises". July 20, 2012. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  18. ^ "The Dark Knight Rises Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Man of Steel (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2014-12-14. 
  20. ^ "Man of Steel". June 14, 2013. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  21. ^ "Man of Steel Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  22. ^ "Interstellar (2014)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2014-12-14. 
  23. ^ "Interstellar". November 5, 2014. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  24. ^ "Interstellar Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved January 18, 2015.