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Darkest Hour (2017)

PG-13
125 min | Biography, Drama, History

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.
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Joe Wright (directed by)
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Tim Bevan (produced by) | Lisa Bruce (produced by) | Eric Fellner (produced by) | Anthony McCarten (produced by) | Douglas Urbanski (produced by)
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$ 30,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 175,006
Gross (USA)
$ 56,443,120
Gross (World)
$ 145,843,120
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Release date
Dec 22, 2017 (United States)

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Winston Churchill Winston Churchill   See fewer
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Elizabeth Layton Elizabeth Layton   See fewer
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Samuel West
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Mary Churchill Mary Churchill   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 115,308 votes