Darkest Hour

Genre:  Drama, War
Running Time:  125 min.
In theatres:
December 8, 2017 - Toronto
December 22, 2017 - Wide

Current rating: Rating: 4.14
based on 154 votes and 57 reviews
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Cast: Gary Oldman, Ben Mendelsohn, Lily James, John Hurt, Kristin Scott Thomas, Stephen Dillane

Synopsis

Set in the early days of World War II, Darkest Hour follows Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman) as he is made Prime Minister of the United Kingdom when the former prime minister steps down.

Although unpopular within "the Establishment," he wins the hearts of the British people as he vows to never surrender, fighting Hitler's Nazi army no matter what they do to try to take over Britain.

Director: Joe Wright
Studio: Universal Pictures
Producer(s): Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce
Screenplay: Anthony McCarten

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  • 5 stars "Is there an echo in here? No, it's one idiot repeating the same complaints over and over in multiple bad reviews. No need to repeat yourself ad nauseam. You don't like Churchill, we get it."
  • 1 star "It should be illegal to lie to people like they do it in this movie"
  • 1 star "This guy was a mass murderer but they didn’t mention it in this movie"