Darkest Hour (2017)

PG-13  |   |  Biography, Drama, History


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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 against incredible odds.


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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Joe Wright

Writer:

Anthony McCarten

Did You Know?

Trivia

Gary Oldman won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama and was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his work. At the 71st British Academy Film Awards, the film ... ...


Quotes

Winston Churchill: He's a sheep in sheep's clothing.


Goofs

Blackout restrictions were imposed starting in September 1939 and strictly enforced, requiring all vehicles to be fitted with slotted covers that only allowed a tiny sliver of light to be directed downwards toward the road. However, all the vehicles in the street scenes had fully exposed headlights.

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Plot Summary


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Genres

Biography | Drama | History | War

Details

Release Date:

22 December 2017

Language

English, French


Country of Origin

USA, UK

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$175,006 (USA) (26 November 2017)

Gross:

$41,085,957 (USA) (22 January 2018)

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