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The ‘Tenet’ Ending Is Christopher Nolan’s Most Confusing Yet

The 'Tenet' Ending Is Christopher Nolan's Most Confusing Yet 8

Christopher Nolan is known for his love of plot twists. From his breakout indie film Memento, to the dreamscape diving Inception, or the time-twisting intergalactic saga Interstellar, Nolan scatters his films with Easter eggs — all building up to a mind-bending reveal. And Nolan’s latest film, Tenet, is no different. So what happens at the end of Tenet? The following is a breakdown of the film’s ending, according to the early reviews for the film listed below.

Major spoilers ahead for Tenet. Tenet stars John David Washington as a character known only as The Protagonist, a CIA agent who finds himself drawn into the world of time inversion. The thriller opens with The Protagonist involved in a highly volatile mission in an opera house, after which he’s recruited to a much more complicated mission after witnessing a bullet traveling backward in time.

As Clémence Poésy’s scientist explains to him, there are things in the universe that, instead of moving forward in time, move backward in time. This movement is called inversion, and the CIA’s fear is that enemies from the future could use an inverted weapon to affect the past. Something like a nuclear weapon launched from the future back into the past would cause an unimaginable catastrophe.

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The Protagonist tracks bullets that travel backward in time to an arms dealer named Andrei Sator (Kenneth Branagh) who is trying to…

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Christopher Nolan is known for his love of plot twists. From his breakout indie film Memento, to the dreamscape diving Inception, or the time-twisting intergalactic saga Interstellar, Nolan scatters his films with Easter eggs – all building up to a mind-bending reveal. And Nolan’s latest film, Tenet, is no different.



The ‘Tenet’ Ending Is Christopher Nolan’s Most Confusing Yet

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