PG-13 | | Action, Drama, History
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
It is the first Christopher Nolan movie to be based on historical events. All of his other movies have either been original scripts, remakes, novel/short story adaptations or comic-book adaptations.
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Many of the shots of Tom Hardy in the Spitfire cockpit were shot in a different two seat prop aircraft (visible in a youtube video - search Dunkirk Lee on Solent) which was been adapted to resemble the rear of a Spitfire and it's distinctive tail. The revealing element is the extended tail wheel, which is longer than that on the Spitfire.
"The producers would like to thank all the veterans of Operation Dynamo who contributed to the making of this film by sharing their memories and insights from the events of 26th May - 4th June 1940."
English, French, German
$283,950 (Portugal) (20 July 2017)
$188,373,161 (USA) (21 December 2017)
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