Tenet (movie)

2020 film by Christopher Nolan

Tenet is an upcoming action thriller movie written and directed by Christopher Nolan and produced by Nolan and Emma Thomas. It stars John David Washington,[2] Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Dimple Kapadia, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Clémence Poésy, Michael Caine, and Kenneth Branagh.

Directed byChristopher Nolan
Produced by
Written byChristopher Nolan
Music byLudwig Göransson
CinematographyHoyte van Hoytema
Edited byJennifer Lame
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • August 26, 2020 (2020-08-26)
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
Budget$225 million[1]

Tenet was scheduled to be released by Warner Bros. Pictures on July 17, 2020 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic the release date was postponed to later in the year.


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  2. Kroll, Justin (March 19, 2019). "John David Washington to Star in Christopher Nolan's Next Film (Exclusive)". Variety. Archived from the original on March 19, 2019. Retrieved November 26, 2019.