Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

PG13

Genre

Drama, War

Director

John Madden

Run time

2h 8min

Cast

Colin Firth, Jason Isaacs

It’s 1943. The Allies are determined to break Hitler’s grip on occupied Europe, and plan an all-out assault on Sicily; but they face an impossible challenge - how to protect a massive invasion force from potential massacre. It falls to two remarkable intelligence officers, Ewen Montagu (Colin Firth “1917”, “The King’s Speech”) and Charles Cholmondeley (Matthew Macfadyen from HBO series “Succession”) to dream the most inspired and improbable disinformation strategy of the war - centred on the most unlikely of secret agents: a dead man. Operation Mincemeat is the extraordinary and true story of an idea that hoped to alter the course of the war - defying logic, risking countless thousands of lives, and testing the nerves of its creators to breaking point.

Genre

Drama, War

Director

John Madden

Run time

2h 8min

Cast

Colin Firth, Jason Isaacs

It’s 1943. The Allies are determined to break Hitler’s grip on occupied Europe, and plan an all-out assault on Sicily; but they face an impossible challenge - how to protect a massive invasion force from potential massacre. It falls to two remarkable intelligence officers, Ewen Montagu (Colin Firth “1917”, “The King’s Speech”) and Charles Cholmondeley (Matthew Macfadyen from HBO series “Succession”) to dream the most inspired and improbable disinformation strategy of the war - centred on the most unlikely of secret agents: a dead man. Operation Mincemeat is the extraordinary and true story of an idea that hoped to alter the course of the war - defying logic, risking countless thousands of lives, and testing the nerves of its creators to breaking point.

Info

Rating

Under 12 Not Allowed

Production year

2022

Local distributor

ACME Film OÜ

In cinemas

5/13/2022