What’s bigger than an event film? ‘Tenet’ might just be

Christopher Nolan movies are always events. Larger-than-life, action-packed, ideas-driven, and (mostly) original, they’re created to be big-screen spectacles that awe mass audiences and drive hefty returns. For Nolan to say that his latest, “ Tenet,” a palindromic global spy thriller starring John David Washington, is his most ambitious is no small thing. Add the fact that it’s the first major Hollywood film in the COVID-era to open in U.S. cinemas in almost six months and you can understand why even “event film” feels too … Continue reading What’s bigger than an event film? ‘Tenet’ might just be