Dunkirk

Dunkirk

  • 2017
  • PG-13
  • 107 min
  • UK, USA, France
  • action, drama, history
8.5/10

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, Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy

Dunkirk serves up emotionally satisfying spectacle, delivered by a writer-director in full command of his craft and brought to life by a gifted ensemble cast that honors the fact-based story.

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Director


  • Christopher Nolan
    Christopher Nolan
    Christopher Jonathan James Nolan (born July 30, 1970) is a British/American film director, screenwriter and producer. He is known for writing and directing such critically acclaimed films as Memento (2000), Insomnia (2002), The Prestige (2006), Inception (2010), and rebooting the Batman film franchise. Nolan is the founder of the production company Syncopy Films. He often collaborates with...

Main Cast


Reviews


  • Alison Willmore (BuzzFeed News)

    It isn't a standard war movie, but it sure is some beautiful, difficult thing. | Full Review...

  • Bob Mondello (NPR)

    Masterful visual storytelling on an epic scale.

  • Rafer Guzman (Newsday)

    Few films have stripped war down to its terrifying, thrilling essence as Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk, and few films have turned war into such an overwhelming, almost physical experience.

Crew


Producer: Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas

Editor: Lee Smith

Casting: John Papsidera, Toby Whale

Director of photography: Hoyte van Hoytema

Original music composer: Hans Zimmer

Costume design: Jeffrey Kurland

Executive producer: Jake Myers

Production design: Nathan Crowley, Gary Fettis

Sound: Richard King, Alex Gibson, Gregg Landaker, Gary Rizzo, Mark Weingarten

Visual effects: Andrew Jackson, Scott R. Fisher

Details and Technical Specs


Runtime: 107 min

Country: UK, USA, France, Netherlands

Language: English, French, German

Sound Mix: Dolby, Sonic-DDP, Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio: 2.20 : 1

Color: Color