Young Winston Poster

Release Date: 1972

PG|2 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
Lavish rendering of Winston Churchill's early life, from his school days, through his adventures in Africa, to his first days in Parliament. It begins with Churchill as a junior officer in India out to make a name for himself. It is suggested that becoming a war correspondent would be a good career move. His colorful, often controversial, reports make him a household name, aiding his passage into politics.

Cast: Simon Ward, Anne Bancroft, Robert Shaw, Peter Cellier, Ronald Hines, John Mills, Pat Heywood, Russell Lewis

Director: Richard Attenborough

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Father, Engaging, Growing up, Wife, England, School, Rise, Transformation