Originally Posted by TheBat812
Definitely. Very reminiscent of Kubrick.
Kubrick puts more purely character-driven moments in his movies than Nolan does. They're very cold, creepy character moments but they're there. The scene in The Shining were Jack Torrance is being interviewed for the caretaker position comes to mind. We spend a lot of time focusing on how Jack answers the questions. I can't think of a scene in a Nolan film that does that to that extent.