• Their Finest (2017)

Their Finest

Release Date: April 7th, 2017

DVD Release Date: July 11th, 2017

R |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

In 1940, a married woman (Gemma Arterton) and a screenwriter (Sam Claflin) develop a growing attraction while working together on a propaganda film about the evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk, France.

Cast: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Helen McCrory, Jack Huston, Richard E. Grant, Rachael Stirling, Henry Goodman

Director: Lone Scherfig

Genres: Romantic comedy , Historical drama

Production Co: Number 9 Films, Wildgaze Films

Keywords: Engaging, 1940s, Creative, Inspiring, Quest, Charming, Transformation

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    While the strong ensemble cast is Their Finest's most valuable asset, the movie also looks quite handsome on what appears to be a modest budget, and includes some delightful glimpses of how screen effects were achieved way back in those handcrafted days. show more

  • 80
    Allan HunterScreen International

    Director Lone Scherfig’s sentimental approach favours easy laughs and warm romance but the film starts to cut a little deeper in its closing stages. show more

  • 100
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    One of the smartest, funniest and most surprising movies I’ve seen in years. show more

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