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The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.

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Directed by

Christopher Nolan

Written by

Christopher Nolan (Writer)

Runtime

107 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, France, Netherlands

Language

English

Tagline

Survival is Victory

Cast

Keywords

world war ii british army war evacuation france german beach based on a true story soldier pilot royal navy europe dunkirk royal air force private allied forces

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