The poster for Christopher Nolan’s war film looks exactly how you’d expect

The first official poster for Christopher Nolan’s upcoming World War II drama Dunkirk has been released, and one thing we can definitively say about it is that it’s Christopher Nolan as fuck. The poster features a man (Tom Hardy, from the looks of it) with his back to us, staring out into an abyss of fire, smoke, and…

For better and worse, Anthropoid stays true to its Nazi-killing true story

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Hollywood didn’t wait long to dramatize Operation Anthropoid, the code name for the Czechs’ mission to eliminate SS honcho Reinhard Heydrich—the only high-ranking Nazi (he was third highest in the chain of command, beneath only Hitler and Himmler) who was successfully assassinated during World War II. Heydrich was…

Cillian Murphy and Christopher Nolan are teaming up (again) for Dunkirk

Perhaps angling for an entry in The A.V. Club’s Together Again series, Cillian Murphy has just joined the cast of Christopher Nolan’s latest film, Dunkirk. Nolan is directing the WWII drama from his own script, which is a fictional story set in the midst of the real-life Operation Dynamo, which was “a British military…