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5 Levels of Inception SPOILERS by cb-smizzle 5 Levels of Inception SPOILERS by cb-smizzle
This is an infographic I made for Cinema Blend detailing the 5 dream levels of Inception. If you haven't seen the movie yet, I recommend not reading this because it will probably spoil a great movie for you.

I did the artwork and Cinema Blend's Josh Tyler did the text. You can read the full article at this link:


Also a little disclaimer based on some comments I've read elsewhere:
This explanation is based on Cinema Blend's interpretation of the movie. Nobody is trying to tell you this is the definitive explanation of the movie, just our own. Please don't get upset if this doesn't fit with your thoughts on the movie, part of what makes Inception so great is that different people can leave with different thoughts and then go and discuss their theories after seeing the film. That's part of the fun.
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Thanks for a nice guide to the movie.
O.O OMG IT ALL MAKES SENSE NOW...! XD jk I totally got it when I watched it....
Still this helps... :D
You got it a bit wrong I think. Level 5 is Cobb's dream world that he built with Mal. There he finds her projection threatening Fischer etc. Ariadne gets back with him, but since Saito died, Cobb decides to go into Limbo to get him. And that's the dream where basically the movie begins, where Saito is old.
But great work anyway, best overview I've seen yet.
hydrate3 Mar 4, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Cobb and his wife were trapped in Limbo and decided to make it there own world, not there own state of mind.
whoa this is good!
RavenWhitecastle Nov 20, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Level 5: LIMBO.
Who dreamed it? No one. It's a shared state.
Who goes there? Cobb, Ariadne, Saito, Robert Fischer Junior. ... And Mal.... or her projection, anyway.... as an afterthought....
When do we know that Cobb and Saito shoot themselves?
Yea I wondered that too... Its never really shown how they suddenly both woke up... O.O
hm... :shrug: whatev! it gives us room to be creative... ;) lol
Dude there's so much to be creative with. ESPECIALLY the beginning : The Saito mission. Who hired them to go into Saito's mind to begin with? and How did he know they were coming? He said audition stage. Was it a setup? Who was the japanese kid they had for the kick in reality? Who was the traitorous architect? DUDE the brain juices are flowing here. The Saito mission is especially intruiging because of the apartment. It was a personal apartment from saito's past. Obviously created from memory. Broken rule: why? I want to explode right now because Im bursting with excitement over this . Inception deserves a prequel!

Arthur was the forger that time too! Because there was no Eames. INTRUIGING THAT MOLL FIGURED OUT ARTHUR WAS THE DREAMER! Howd she figure that one out???????????
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