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

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

Mrs. Miniver
Mrs. Miniver (1942)

The Minivers, an English middle-class family experience life in the first months of World War II.


Director: William Wyler

Writer: Arthur Wimperis, George Froeschel, James Hilton

Stars: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Teresa Wright

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

Weekend at Dunkirk (1964)

In June 1940, during the Dunkirk evacuation of Allied troops to England, French sergeant Julien Maillat and his men debate whether to evacuate to Britain or stay and fight the German troops that are...

Director: Henri Verneuil


Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Catherine Spaak, Georges Géret