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Armed with only one word - Tenet - and fighting for the survival of the entire world, the Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time.
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 2020-08-22
Runtime 150 minutes
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SagesRain shared a tip "I like strong concepts in movies, this movie is nothing but concept. 10/10"
harvey_f_smith shared a tip "An action film with a temporal mystery, worth watching to see how the storyline evolves!"
marsh_6055 shared a tip "Still thinking it over. Not as good as inception, and parts of it don’t make much sense if you think too long."
pjsgalerie shared a tip "A movie you could watch 1,000 times over and still catch something new every time."
dorian_adams shared a tip "This movie is smart and I understand more of it with every watch."
sally.butterfly shared a tip "Amazing movie! The events were kind of hard to keep up with but overall I really enjoyed it"
amy_santi shared a tip "You Will Be Mindblown Mic Drop Period"
aaron_7939 shared a tip "Prerequisites.. literally: The Night Manager (2016), Inception (2010), Deja Vu (2006)"
andrew_abbey shared a tip "Only slightly worth a watch because the ending is dope. The majority of the movie is a confusing jumble."
heather_stevens shared a tip "My son got me to watch this and I was pretty impressed! Like a cross between Inception and The Borne movies"
wajwilliams shared a tip "#action #sci-fi #thriller"
zero_p._e. shared a tip "Very trippy movie! 👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾"
aneesah_mahasin shared a tip "This movie is a wow! A sleeper wow...! A must own for a scifi fan like me!"
abbygrace_1227 shared a tip "Best movie I love it so much ."
miyoshi shared a tip "So convoluted I couldn’t get through it"
spymasteriz shared a tip "Perfect for anyone who loves a mind-twisty action film with science fiction elements. Also robert pattinson."
grrrlikestaquitos shared a tip "This movie is spectacular! The soundtrack is great as well! The acting and directing is well done."
riley_foreman shared a tip "So is the sequel actually going to be a prequel?"
clara_7324 shared a tip "Watch this if you're looking to get your brain messed up good. Do it."
EyeWonder shared a tip "I wasn't very impressed with this movie :/ maybe it was all the hype 🤷"
leslie_abram shared a tip "Excellent."
john_russell_2237 shared a tip "Very underrated, I loved it in the theatre."
cheryl_ochoa shared a tip "Worst movie of the year, just my opinion!"
michael_claussen shared a tip "Great action film! Really makes you think!"
brianna_duncan_2470 shared a tip "Loved it!! You definitely have to pay attention but it all comes together at the end. Amazing movie"
jeff_barager shared a tip "Had to watch with subtitles to make sure I understood it all - but it’s a great ride!"
twitch366 shared a tip "Mind trippy. Like inception meets Looper"
john_coates shared a tip "All I will say is that I didn't look at my phone once while watching it."
isabel_g_6647 shared a tip "really good time travel action movie #timetravel #action #mindbending"
charles_h._piatt shared a tip "I did like it, but it was confusing, and kind of weird. Kind like the ending of Interstellar. Worth watching."
arden_jean-baptiste shared a tip "definitely in my top 5 movies"
kael_jenkins shared a tip "Another spectacular film from a great director."
nina_foxx shared a tip "It was okay, but still not sure what was going on"
genelle_highsmith_7383 shared a tip "Loved the movie super easy to follow especially if you take into mind who the director is lol"
drewjc shared a tip "Great movie, but I still don't quite understand all the nuances of the plot."
courtney_nunnally shared a tip "Excellent."
leah_senior shared a tip "Don't give up and don't overthink it...just enjoy the ride. It gets complicated but it explains itself by the end."
emily_anderson_8878 shared a tip "This one requires close attention, but is worth the investment."
cindy_marshall shared a tip "🤯🤯🤯 this one will leave you saying, “what did I just watch??!!”"
bobby_edmondson shared a tip "If you like Nolann you'll like this movie"
bookbelle99 shared a tip "I liked this one a lot!! British Intelligence is a good look on Rob lol"
caleb_o shared a tip "Messes with your mind"
chase_carmichael shared a tip "Phenomenal. Christopher Nolan’s best work."
john_calhoun_9489 shared a tip "Good confusion"
mark_copley_4054 shared a tip "Points for Nolan’s sense of style and complexity of plot. Really hard to follow though."
emma_b_7892 shared a tip "It was a really good movie but I had to pay a lot of attention to it to understand what was going on."
lori_knapp_radwin shared a tip "Confusing!"
victoria_whitlock shared a tip "Mind and time bending action! Definitely the kind of movie you should watch at least twice, and it's worth every replay."
jarelee_torres shared a tip "Man did this keep me on my toes! Do not look away for even a second!"
lance_nuckolls shared a tip "Very slow beginning, almost to the point of sleep boring, but midway the movie actually starts and is great."
katie_perkins_5985 shared a tip "Interesting movie! My only critique is I wish they covered more of the villains story."
irina_popa shared a tip "Mind blowing"
plushie_gamer3 shared a tip "This is a movie that will keep you guessing. It will also make you think though out the whole movie so pay attention"
brilee_ford shared a tip "I watched this on the 19th"
paul_m_summitt shared a tip "Wow! Super spy action, time travel, and Kenneth branah's best performance as a villan. Well worth the two and a half hours."
alicia_hansen shared a tip "It was better the second time because I got to see things I missed the first time."
hero_blaster117 shared a tip "Really cool mind bending movie."
timotheechalamet shared a tip "You might need to rewatch this a few times but man Christopher Nolan really did his thing. I’m amazed."
kinsey_okelberry shared a tip "This movie is amazing !! Highly recommend watching twice to be a little less confusing ;)"
mister_scoop shared a tip "Definitely sit still and watch 👍🏽👍🏽"
jake_central shared a tip "Looked so awesome with the time thing was amazing 😻😻"
sherri_otis shared a tip "It definitely makes you think! But you HAVE TO pay attention-no watching 2 screens"
luke_lemmons shared a tip "It was a bit confusing at first but after the concept was said it was so much better and I loved it. Good for rewatch"
jocelynn_kamay shared a tip "It was like inception it was really intellectual"
meggan_ridgeway shared a tip "So many twists and turns. You really need to be paying attention when you watch, but its so worth it. Plus, Robert Pattinson 😁😁"
patrick_mueller_7620 shared a tip "Soundtrack and mindfuck"
erik_dimaio shared a tip "A truly mind bending thrill ride. Pay attention to everything. It’s all connected."
luis_soltero shared a tip "Just very suspenseful from beginning to the end love all Christopher Nolan films"
adam_odonovan shared a tip "Christopher Nolan's Momento and Inception were both really good too."
joeliene_bokenfohr shared a tip "Concept is a bit tricky to understand, so would definitely recommend watching more than once;)"
joeliene_bokenfohr shared a tip "Movie should be watched more than once, just like inception"
kristina_browning shared a tip "Visually beautiful, makes your head hurt a bit like inception"
the_stereotypical_a shared a tip "A Complex and thoughtful masterpiece. Want a movie you think about for hours after you see it... watch this. 9/10"
kevin_kuharich shared a tip "Brilliant! Great acting! Superb writing! One of the best movies i have seen in a while!!"
cj_silva_8045 shared a tip "It's the classic mind-bending Christopher Nolan movie. Great Movie!"
angelique_tomlin shared a tip "Great movie!"
steve_dionne shared a tip "So good ! Love Chris Nolan"
orson_abram shared a tip "The only movie that exists"
princess_vegeta shared a tip "#cerebral #music #visually_stunning"
aman_ali_anwar shared a tip "The story has such a depth to it and you will be confused in the beginning but oh so worth it in the end"
norberto_lopez_jr shared a tip "I loved how thought provoking it was. Really thought out and not a single loose end"