- 107 minutes
Directed by Saul Dibb
Starring Sam Claflin, Asa Butterfield and Paul Bettany
An excellent new film version of RC Sherriff’s classic 1928 stage play.
Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, it is the story of a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously awaiting their fate.
"Wonderfully acted First World War drama goes deep into the trenches" - The Telegraph
4 stars - "powerful, passionate and superbly acted" - The Guardian
4 stars - "Sam Claflin has never been better." - Empire