After much wait, the first trailer of Christopher Nolan’s World War two drama Dunkirk was released. And like all his earlier films, even this one didn’t disappoint.
Having explored multiple galaxies and dimensions in Interstellar, the ace director has comeback with Dunkirk, which stars Tom Hardy and One Direction fame Harry Styles. Although there is not much revealed about the film, the trailer has already got the fans talking about the movie.
Based on real events, Dunkirk revolves around the story of allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain and France who are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War Two.
Singer Harry Styles, who debuts as an actor with this film, plays a soldier caught in the middle of the evacuation of Dunkirk. The trailer also shows a glimpse of Tom Hardy, who is piloting an aircraft and engaged in combat.
This is Nolan’s first fact-based historical drama. The director has been working on this project for some time now and he wanted to capture the real hardships of the war. Close to 400,000 allied soldiers were surrounded by the German army in the town of Dunkirk and faced constant shelling and enemy fire with nowhere to go.
Also starring Oscar winner Mark Rylance and Kenneth Branagh, the epic action thriller has been slated for a summer 2017 release. Nolan also serves as producer along with his wife Emma Thomas.