Overall Rank: 4127
Average Rating: 2.8/4
# of Ratings: 22
Theatrical Release Date: 09/03/2020
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 12/15/2020
Genre: Action, Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Christopher Nolan
Actors: Elizabeth Debicki, Robert Pattinson, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, John David Washington, Clémence Poésy, Michael Caine
Plot: An unnamed CIA operative dubbed The Protagonist finds himself recruited into the mysterious organization known as Tenet. Operating outside of the constraints of time itself, their goal is to stop Andrei Sator, a Russian oligarch with precognition abilities whose aim is to start World War III. Utilizing the art of "time inversion" Tenet will stop at nothing to counter this threat. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 09/20/2020
I'll almost certainly be viewing this one again in the near future. I can't say for sure how much of it makes sense, or what Kenneth Branagh is supposed to be saying half the time, but there's something genius at work in "Tenet" whether it always works or not.
SIngli6 - wrote on 09/01/2020
It has finally happened. Christopher Nolan has pushed me, a longtime admirer and irate apologist, over the edge. This madman cannot expect me to develop superhuman hearing just to discern his incredibly complicated, armchair temporal physics theory exposition over Ludwig Göransson's droning base. That's 80% of the film! Top marks for spectacle, medium marks for suaveness, low marks for pacing. Nolan's films usually go at a breakneck pace, but with a new editor working on this one I think Chris' worst impulses were indulged a bit too much. And who keeps letting Kenneth Branagh do accents?!
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Indyfreak - wrote on 02/17/2021
Christopher Nolan gives another blockbuster that’s not lacking in ambition. Even if it’s sometimes incomprehensible explaining the mechanics of what I think passes for Nolan’s version of time travel. It’s an interesting take that sounds baffling but it lends to some great action scenes. Particularly a plane crash sequence and a finale that plays with Nolan’s love for set-pieces that require multiple components.
John David Washington is good as the protagonist (literally that’s his name). Robert Pattinson is pretty suave as his cool sidekick with connections. Kenneth Branagh is menacing as a villainous Russian that has insight into the future.
The setup for “Tenet” requires explanations that would spoil plot twists. So par for the course of a Nolan joint. I’d certainly …
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