COVID-19 permitting: ‘Tenet’ opens Sept. 3 on 70mm at the Music Box, preceded by three-week run of ‘Inception’ Aug. 14

It’s a national pandemic exclusive. Next Friday, Aug. 14, the Music Box Theatre will premiere a newly struck 70 millimeter print of Christopher Nolan’s 2010 thriller “Inception.”

It’ll be the first theater in the country to show the 10th anniversary re-release in the widescreen film format, according to theater officials.

The three-week Music Box engagement gets a seven-day head start on the other, digitally projected Chicago area “Inception” screenings beginning Aug. 21, at...