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Common Sense Media Editors, Common Sense Media
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Christoher Nolan's sci-fi spy thriller looks full of action.
  • August 12, 2020
  • PG-13
  • 2020

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that Tenet is a spy action movie directed by Christopher Nolan and starring John David Washington as an internatonal secret agent tasked with saving the world from WWIII. Like many of Nolan's films, Tenet explores time travel and has other complex themes. Most details about the film are still under wraps, but it's probably safe to expect lots of fast-paced action, with explosions and violence, as well as some mature language and possible sexual content. Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy, and Kenneth Branagh co-star. 

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