Director Christopher Nolan is set to helm Dunkirk, an upcoming historical WWII drama action thriller movie based on a script he wrote. Here’s a plot synopsis:
Plot synopsis of Dunkirk: “The film chronicles the WWII evacuation of Dunkirk during Operation Dynamo, the British military operation that saved the lives of 330,000 Allied soldiers who were surrounded by German forces.”
So far the cast includes Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh, Aneurin Baranard, Harry Styles, Jack Lowden, Fionn Whitehead, and Cillian Murphy.
The release date of Dunkirk is set to July 21, 2017.
Learn more about the historil event with those two videos:
British Dunkirk Evacuation Footage- Operation Dynamo 1940
The Dunkirk evacuation, commonly known as the Miracle of Dunkirk, code-named Operation Dynamo by the British, was the evacuation of Allied soldiers from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk, France, between 26 May and the early hours of 3 June 1940, because the British, French and Belgian troops were cut off by the German army during the Battle of Dunkirk in the Second World War.
Dunkirk veteran remembers Operation Dynamo
When 19-year-old Private Michael Bentall, 4th Battalion The Royal Berkshire Regiment, found himself amid the horrors of WW2 on the beaches of Dunkirk in early June 1940, he had no idea an abandoned rowing boat would safe his life.
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