Atonement | The Dunkirk Long Take

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When Robbie Turner (James McAvoy) finally arrives at the beach in Dunkirk for evacuation, he is overwhelmed by the devastation that has resulted from an attack by the Nazi Germans. Aside from the sheer terror, he realizes he will not be able to return home to his lover, Cecilia (Keira Knightley), as early as he anticipated.

From the award-winning director of Pride and Prejudice comes a stunning, critically acclaimed epic story of love. When a young girl catches her sister in a passionate embrace with a childhood friend, her jealousy drives her to tell a lie that will irrevocably change the course of all their lives forever. Academy Award® nominee Keira Knightley and James McAvoy lead an all-star cast in the film critics are hailing “the year’s best picture” (Thelma Adams, US Weekly).

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