Churchill


Synopsis

Tensions mount for the beleaguered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days leading up to infamous Allied D-Day landings in Normandy, France in June, 1944. Fearful of repeating his deadly mistakes from World War I in the Battle of Gallipoli, exhausted by years of war, plagued by depression and obsessed with his historical destiny, Churchill is reluctant to embark on the large-scale campaign, one that the entire war effort hinges upon. Clashing with his Allied political opponents U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower (John Slattery) and British Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery (Julian Wadham), the troubled Churchill receives support and devotion from his wife, the brilliant and unflappable Clementine Churchill (Miranda Richardson). With her strength and shrewdness, “Clemmie” halts Winston’s physical, mental spiritual collapse and inspires him on to greatness.
Original Languages: English
Genre: Biography|Drama|Thriller
Running Time: 98 min.
Year: 2017

CREDITS

CAST
James Purefoy ()
John Slattery ()
Miranda Richardson ()
Brian Cox ()
DIRECTED BY
Jonathan Teplitzky

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PHOTOS

Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Danny Webb & Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
John Slattery, Danny Webb & Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox & Miranda Richardson. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox & Miranda Richardson. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox & Miranda Richardson. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Brian Cox & director Jonathan Teplitzky. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.