Approved | | Action, Drama, History
A dramatization of the British Expeditionary Force's 1940 retreat to the beaches of France and the extraordinary seaborne evacuation that saved it from utter destruction by Nazi Germany.
Almost all of the cast, have since passed away, except for a few remaining actors, who were mostly born, around the early 1930's
That's murder. Sheer murder. I hope somebody knows what they're doing.
When the soldiers and crew are picked up towards the end of the film the ship that rescues them is a Royal Navy ship. At the dock side they seem to disembark from a paddle steamer.
After the title is shown, it stays on screen while the rest of the opening credits roll.