During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.
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November 28, 2017 "Darkest Hour's" greatest achievement is reminding us how different the world almost was but for one man's ability to lead others to fight against fascism.Read in Source
November 29, 2017 Oldman is quite special, nevertheless. It's a performance that's as technically astonishing as it is, simply, fun to watch.Read in Source
Tribune News Service
November 28, 2017 While "Darkest Hour" is a showcase for Oldman's incredible performance, Wright's aesthetic visually transports the viewer, the images heavy with subtext and meaning.Read in Source
Christian Science Monitor
November 22, 2017 The film itself may skirt stodginess, but Oldman, who has played everyone from Sid Vicious to Ludwig van Beethoven to Lee Harvey Oswald, never does. (The extraordinary makeup job is courtesy of Kazuhiro Tsuji.)Read in Source
November 27, 2017 How badly we need another Winston Churchill film is open to question. Nonetheless, Joe Wright's contribution to the genre is welcome, largely because of Gary Oldman in the leading role.Read in Source
New York Observer
November 27, 2017 It is always Gary Oldman's phenomenal performance that keeps the film airborne.Read in Source
Wall Street Journal
November 30, 2017 Mr. Oldman's interpretations of the great man's speeches elevate this film...Read in Source
November 27, 2017 Were Darkest Hour just a symphony of World War II nostalgia, it'd probably still be a good watch. But because the film makes the effort to go deeper, it becomes something much more memorable.Read in Source
November 30, 2017 Now it's Churchill's turn to be shrunken down to a more manageable size.Read in Source
December 01, 2017 Churchill's darkest hour is Gary Oldman's finest. Gripping, touching, amusing and enlightening, his performance is the prime reason this film must be seen - but not the only one.Read in Source
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