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Into the Storm

Into the Storm (Great Britain, USA)

Directed by:
Thaddeus O'Sullivan
Brendan Gleeson, Janet McTeer, Iain Glen, James D'Arcy, Robert Pugh, Bill Paterson, Len Cariou, Emma Hamilton
TIFF edition:

For five years, Winston Churchill played perhaps the single most important role in thwarting the Nazis during WWII, his intrepid leadership and rhetoric inspiring millions of Britons and other members of the free world to fight Hitler’s Germany to the bitter end. Following the Allies’ success, Britain went to the polls in 1945 to decide their post-war prime minister and ruling party, taking nearly a month to tally all the votes. Incumbent Prime Minister Churchill went on holiday to France with his wife and daughter in anticipation of the election results...

Awards & Festivals: Oustanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Brendan Gleeson), Oustanding Music Composition (Howard Goodall) - Emmy Awards, Golden Globes Nominations: Best Motion Picture Made for Television, Best Performance by an Actor, Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role