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At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2019-12-25

Runtime 119 minutes

Budget $0.1b

Revenue $0.4b


TMDB 8.0


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jenna shared a tip "Great movie! Don’t know if it’s the “best war movie of all time” but 10/10 recommend and great in theaters, obviously."

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mco shared a tip "Very little character depth but very good storytelling. The scenes were gorgeously shot."

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sue shared a tip "For a war movie, this was engaging until the end and an award winning performance by George MacKay. The theatrics are amazing!"

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RicoLoveDinero shared a tip "Pretty good kinda short tho. Whole movie shot in one whole scene.....very cool."

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khari_ty_hardin shared a tip "Amazing cinematography and audio. Felt like I was in the movie."

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yvonne shared a tip "Watching this made me so stressed but it was worth it to see the amazing cinematography! Glad I caught it in theaters"

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rachel_6526 shared a tip "One of the most beautiful films I saw in 2020. It moved me and it illustrated the importance of love amidst chaos."

cyber_auron shared a tip "A master class in film making.. Tthis movie is beautiful"

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keelan_wedeking shared a tip "Best screenplay"

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madeline_metcalf shared a tip "Try to watch this on a TV screen that has clear picture so you get the full experience of this movie's amazing cinematography"

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dorian_adams shared a tip "Impressive shooting!"

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peter_b shared a tip "Fantastic cinematography and soundtrack"

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drake_lloyd shared a tip "Will have you on the edge of your seat holding your breath for the whole movie. A movie that in 2050 they will call a Classic."

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alexis_riley shared a tip "This was my favourite film of 2019!! So powerful and moving and so beautifully put together"

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mike_martinez_5267 shared a tip "Great movie"

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kcmess57 shared a tip "I don’t usually watch many war dramas but this one is worth seeing"

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maudanvers shared a tip "The camera work is simply amazing!"

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blurayrad shared a tip "Roger Deakins' cinematography is phenomenal."

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paul_sapiano shared a tip "Brilliant movie, all one shot!!!"

cj_martin shared a tip "Interesting take on war drama and beautifully filmed."

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jessica_queen_3613 shared a tip "Visual is perfect! Différent type of movies it's more focus on the quality of the sound and Visual!"

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l.r._alba shared a tip "Amazing movie that had my brain thinking there was only one scene cut the entire movie."

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alvin_law shared a tip "A tightly wound film with a simple premise. Definitely a breath of fresh air."

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david_yazbeck shared a tip "Overrated."

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dan_edwards_9938 shared a tip "Well done."

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laurie_chisholm shared a tip "So real and so accurate...great cinematography, attention to wardrobe and history if military placements"

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robert_wasson shared a tip "tense, gritty, heartbreaking. you should watch this for the editing alone but the story is also compelling"

samuel_2218 shared a tip "Fantastic and seems to never cut in between takes except for once or twice"

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ashlumlee218 shared a tip "this movie blew my mind the same way it blew up the battlefields. amazing one of a kind cinematography that’ll keep you hooked"

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umair_ahmed shared a tip "Best Movie of 2019"

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rakesh_y shared a tip "Amazing movie for war movie lovers."

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ian_hannah shared a tip "Brilliant film a must for all those who study and love film making. One of the most compelling films about war ever made."

judith_cayton shared a tip "Well done"

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mary_greinert shared a tip "Great movie!!"

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samantha_lizzio shared a tip "Will keep you on the edge of your seats the entire time! Great emotional war movie."

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chiffon shared a tip "I thought this was stunning and brilliantly done."

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reaganpacatte shared a tip "My favorite movie. Action packed and very incredible filming!"

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brenda_marion shared a tip "Loved this war movie!!!"

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whitelily shared a tip "I have so many but definitely when he was running in the trench trying to inform them of the Germans plan"

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logan_pham shared a tip "This is one of my favourite films on this list."

stephen_barrs shared a tip "This movie deserves all the award recognition it’s been getting."

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firepower_design shared a tip "This was edge of your seat, horrific warfare at its most brutal. But at the same time beautifully shot and framed."

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linda_sholtey shared a tip "I'd like to un-reccommend this one. It got a lot of good reviews but I found it slow and boring."

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melanie_markwith_frantz shared a tip "It has amazing cinematography and my 16 year old history buff especially enjoyed it."

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carlos_mejia_2195 shared a tip "If You Want To Feel Chills See This Movie 🍿"

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pablo_schmitt shared a tip "Excellent."

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r_kohl shared a tip "Greyhound"

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mile_mthot shared a tip "Stunning visuals and sounds"

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esther_r shared a tip "Highly engrossing and tense war movie."

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rick_duque shared a tip "So many moments to love, but what did it for me was the continuous shots."

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lorraine_clemmer shared a tip "Wow! The cinematography, the performance, the story, all brilliant"

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50sumthing shared a tip "Gripping drama from start to finish!"

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shooomyster shared a tip "A very intense and realistic war movie amazing 9/10"

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z_christner shared a tip "It's very good, and has great cinematography"

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connor_berry shared a tip "Easily one of the best war movies I’ve ever seen"

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melissa_medina shared a tip "The imagery and the filming technique was masterful. Story was good overall. The pacing may be too slow for some."

jackson_busch shared a tip "Oh gosh I did not edit this, I apologise."

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john_skelly shared a tip "Must be seen in the biggest, loudest theater."

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bradley_daniel shared a tip "Good"

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okkai shared a tip "See in theaters while you can"

emily_w shared a tip "Gripping; visually stunning."

alfonso_guzman_9860 shared a tip "This movie was amazing."

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gerald_baradero shared a tip "Sorry I didn't watch yet 😀 maybe one of these days"

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daniel_driewer-blick shared a tip "A WWI version of Saving Private Ryan - very much worth the time."

chris_mackechnie shared a tip "Don't be retarded"

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steve_aubuchon shared a tip "This movie sucks"

sandra_brandin shared a tip "It was good."

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iyanna_washington shared a tip "This was a great movie"

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jobita_phillips shared a tip "Amazing cinementography. Really good watch"

mari_4406 shared a tip "What a movie! Impeccable Cinematography"

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hannah_.stephenson shared a tip "Absolutely loved it! The scene, characters, situations was set up well."

sue_engels shared a tip "So good. Excellent photography!"

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anthony_putrus_3814 shared a tip "Truly a masterpiece, it follows a young soldier traveling past danger"

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valerie_861 shared a tip "Beautiful movie"

reza_noori shared a tip "An epic movie! The cinematography is amazing. A great narrative of war, love, and selflessness!#drama"

sarah_3563 shared a tip "Suspense, history, cinematography, story"

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jt_1811 shared a tip "Tough to say. For me different moods align with varied choices. Do you have a single favorite?"

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michelle_williams_6950 shared a tip "Perfect for any world one flick based on how war affects young men."

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stephane_rivest shared a tip "Good question, gotta be the night scene in the bombed or city"

tiffany_prystay shared a tip "I saw it in theatre and it was EPIC"

clayton_pritchett shared a tip "Already watched it . Really enjoyed the storyline. Not many good WW1 movies to choose from but really enjoyed this one"

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michael_whitten shared a tip "Amazing long takes. Filmed brilliantly!"

james_r_3828 shared a tip "When he's in the ruins was pretty memorable, Dunkirk was superior though haha"

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whats.her.name shared a tip "Everything about this film was amazing."

dawn_heller shared a tip "Whole movie is great"

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amy_bryant_260 shared a tip "Its good"

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kerestel_leonard shared a tip "Wow, hard to say but probably when he is stopping the final charge. It’s just so intense but satisfying at the end."

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avery_corinne_2512025 shared a tip "Fantastic visuals. As war movies go, this is one of my favorites simply because the cinematography is just so beautiful."

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anna_ste.marie shared a tip "So, so good. I don't like war movies. I don't like action movies. But I LOVED this movie."

victoria_baxter_6193 shared a tip "EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS MOVIE WAS PHENOMENAL. Should be a requirement among anyone who owns a tv."

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sofia_aguilar_420 shared a tip "really captivating cinematography, it made me FEEL something. such an amazing movie definitely recommend"

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bryan_battles shared a tip "Great story! Clearly amazing cinematography! And acting makes you cry!"

wes_allen_7213 shared a tip "Probably either the scene where he’s running down the trenches or when the big church is on fire"

vera_vans shared a tip "Good cinematography"

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