Battle of Britain Movie Review Summary

Actors: Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Trevor Howard, Ian McShane, Kenneth More, Laurence Olivier, Nigel Patrick, Christopher Plummer, Michael Redgrave, Ralph

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In 1940, with Nazi Germany in control of the vast majority of Europe, The British, especially the RAF are forced into a desprate defense of the British Isles. The German Luftwaffa begins a massive bombing campaign and it is up to the RAF pilots to save England from total bombing becuase if the bombing succeeds, England will be invaded.
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The film follows numerous real-life characters on both sides and shows the entire Battle of Britain, England's so called "Finest Hour" when the RAF desprately fought back the Luftwaffa to turn the tide of World War II.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 50%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1930's-1950's War Thriller    -   Yes Armed Forces:    -   Air Force Specific to    -   WW II

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   military pilot Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Chest Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Germany    -   England/UK Air?    -   Yes Air:    -   warplane    -   parachuting City?    -   Yes City:    -   London Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   air battles Unusual forms of death    -   visually blown into pieces Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15

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