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Why Making Tenet Had Christopher Nolan Refusing to Watch James Bond Movies

Why Making Tenet Had Christopher Nolan Refusing to Watch James Bond Movies

Filmmaker Christopher Nolan is gearing up for the release of his ambitious new project Tenet, a spy-thriller with sci-fi overtones that deals with several heady concepts including time inversion, armageddon, and secret societies. During a recent interview, Nolan revealed that his usual practice of screening movies for his cast and crew to serve as inspiration for their current project was abandoned for Tenet.

"Interestingly, this is one of the first films I've ever made where we didn't do any screenings. And the reason was, I think we all have the spy genre so in our bones and in our fingertips. I actually wanted to work from a memory and a feeling of that genre, rather than the specifics."

Christopher Nolan has always been open about past classics serving as inspiration for his movies, as was the case with Blade Runner informing the aesthetic of Batman Begins, Heat inspiring The Dark Knight,

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