DUNKIRK (UK/USA/FRANCE/NETHERLANDS 2017, 107 MINS, 16V)
Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn- Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Tom
Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance and others in the
highly anticipated, universally acclaimed World War 2 thriller written and
directed by Christopher Nolan ( of Memento, Inception, Interstellar and Batman fame).
Music by Hans Zimmer. Cinematography by Hoyte van Hoytema.
When 400,000 men couldn't get home, home came for them.
In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from the beach using every serviceable naval and civilian vessel available.
✍" Technically awe-inspiring, narratively inventive and thematically complex, Dunkirk reinvigorates its genre with a war movie that is both harrowing and smart. " GLOBE & MAIL
✍ " An intimate epic." WALL STREET JOURNAL
✍" Tense and nerve-wracking thriller. " SCREEN RANT
✍" An emotionally satisfying spectacle. " ROTTEN TOMATOES
✍" Nolan's best film to date. " 5* THE GUARDIAN
✍" A tour de force. " THE NY TIMES
✍" A triumph and a masterpiece. " SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
✍" A work of heart-hammering intensity and grandeur. " 5* THE DAILY TELEGRAPH