The Promise 2016

  It can be difficult to balance a love story with one of the deadliest wars ever as a backdrop, and some films have done it better than others. The latest to try is The Promise starring Oscar Isaac and Christian Bale. Set during the heart of World War I, the film will tackle the Armenian Genocide, with Isaac and Bale’s characters thrown into the middle of the conflict. Check out the trailer for the film below. Set in 1914 right before the fall of the Ottoman Empire, the film follows Michael Boghosian (Oscar Isaac), a hopeful medical student who … Read more

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015) c.WWI

This biopic from writer/director Matt Brown details the extraordinary life of renowned Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan (Dev Patel), who travels to England in 1913 to study at Cambridge. He faces prejudice there from many of his colleagues, but he also bonds with a professor named G.H. Hardy (Jeremy Irons). In time, Ramanujan authors a number of pioneering equations. UK release April 8, 2016 US release April 28, 2016

Birdsong 2012

[polldaddy rating=”8036248″] Set against the backdrop of World War I, this epic love story follows Stephen Wraysford (Eddie Redmayne), an Englishman whose failed love affair with Frenchwoman Isabelle Azaire (Clémence Poésy) continues to haunt him during the war. His only respite comes in the form of friendship with Jack Firebrace (Joseph Mawle), a fellow soldier who helps Stephen endure the hardships of war and come to terms with his feelings for Isabelle.              

The Crimson Field 2014

Title:  The Crmson Field 2014 Rate: [polldaddy rating=’8036248′] Era:  WWI Genre Drama, War, Medical Plot:  One of the untold stories of World War 1. Kitty Trevelyan tries to put the past troubles behind her as she joins two other girls to volunteer at one of the busy war hospitals in northern France. Director:  Richard Clark | David Evans | Thaddeus O’Sullivan Writer / Screenplay:  Sarah Phelps Major Cast:  Hermione Norris, Oona Chaplin, Richard Rankin Film Locations:  Charlton Park, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England, UK Links: Web Sites BBC Casting Announcement BBC Commission Announcement Indiemoviez (Spanish) External Photos MovieStillsDB – Photo gallery   … Read more