You’ve played the video game, but now there’s a movie coming out based on Uncharted. One part of the trailer really got me interested—from a physics perspective. It shows a cargo plane with a long string of large boxes roped together and hanging out the back. The main character, Nathan Drake, clings onto this chain of boxes. (He’s played by Spider-Man star Tom Holland.) He climbs the string of boxes one by one until he reaches one closest to the plane, then he jumps, making a leap towards the interior.
I have no idea why Drake is doing this, but it opens
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