Right there’s Nolan’s get-out clause for a movie which fails to make sense and, much more, fails to supply ample narrative for that which follows.
Next, the Protagonist is monitoring arms sellers in Mumbai (why, you ask? I don’t know) and recruiting a brand new crony to assist him monitor down Tenet, or cease Tenet, or change into Tenet, or one thing else.
He meets Neil (Robert Pattinson), who eerily is aware of loads about him and, from then on, the rogues do all the pieces from bungeeing off buildings to sieges led by actor Aaron Taylor Johnson and such like, earlier than they meet the true enemy: Sir Kenneth Branagh’s Andrei Sator, who’s so Russian it appears prefer it hurts him to type the hilariously broad accent.
Ultimately, whereas the movie is, as talked about, genuinely stuffed with enjoyable and has set-pieces that are nicely put collectively, it fails to actually nail down the jeopardy of their state of affairs.