Dunkirk (2017)

During World War II, soldiers from the British Empire, Belgium and France try to evacuate from the town of Dunkirk during an arduous battle with German forces.


Director: Christopher Nolan

Writer: Christopher Nolan

Stars: Fionn Whitehead, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy

Atonement (2007)

As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.


Director: Joe Wright

Writer: Christopher Hampton

Stars: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Romola Garai

A Hidden Life
A Hidden Life (2019)

Austrian farmer Franz J├Ągerst├Ątter faces the threat of execution for refusing to fight for the Nazis during World War II.


Director: Terrence Malick

Writer: Terrence Malick

Stars: August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Michael Nyqvist

Darkest Hour
Darkest Hour (2017)

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on...


Director: Joe Wright

Writer: Anthony McCarten

Stars: Gary Oldman, Ben Mendelsohn, Kristin Scott Thomas

Their Finest
Their Finest (2017)

A British film crew attempts to boost morale during World War II by making a propaganda film after the Blitzkrieg.


Director: Lone Scherfig

Writer: Gaby Chiappe

Stars: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy

Alone in Berlin
Alone in Berlin (2016)

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government.


Director: Vincent Péerez

Writer: Achim von Borries, Vincent Péerez

Stars: Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson, Daniel Brühl

Battle of Britain
Battle of Britain (1969)

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.


Director: Guy Hamilton

Writer: Wilfred Greatorex, James Kennaway

Stars: Harry Andrews, Michael Caine, Trevor Howard