Epic yet intimate, the director's new war film is boldly experimental and visually stunning. What is Dunkirk? The answer is more complicated than one might imagine. Director Christopher Nolan's latest is a war film, of course, yet one in which the enemy scarcely makes an appearance.
Theatre goers watching the premiere of Dunkirk at Calgary’s Westhills Cinemas on Friday night got a surprise encounter with a 97-year -old man who was at the battle in 1940.
A true honor to have such praise from a man who was there himself!
Director Christopher Nolan gives us an in-depth look at the way he planned his intense World War II dramatic-thriller Dunkirk
Why Christopher Nolan is obsessed with Shepard tones.
He uses the Jedi mind trick of sound known as a Shepard tone.
Christopher Nolan's war epic will be rolled out nationwide in 70-millimeter projection, which could be an intriguing answer to audiences' declining interest in 3-D. Over the last decade, Hollywood has tried to come up with new fixes for a fundamental problem: Fewer people are going to the movies, with actual ticket sales last year at their lowest since the 1920s.
This is the kind of movie I would pay to watch over and over.
Kenneth Branagh got to hear the reactions of WWII veterans who lived the story that inspired 'Dunkirk.
Based on the real-life Operation Dynamo, Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk follows the evacuation of over 300,000 soldiers from a French beach in the opening stages of WWII. Visually, it's a masterpiece, and one of the most unique wartime films to date.
The miracle at Dunkirk formed the backdrop of our partnership with Warner Bros. for the upcoming epic World War II action thriller, Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk.
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Directed by Christopher Nolan. With Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard, Aneurin Barnard, Lee Armstrong. 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.
The Dunkirk IMDB page.