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  1. It follows the full text transcript of Winston Churchill's Finest Hour speech, delivered to the House of Commons, London, UK - June 18, I spoke the other day of the colossal military disaster which occurred when the French High Command failed to withdraw the northern Armies from Belgium at the moment when they knew that the French front.
  2. Dec 22,  · Directed by Joe Wright. With Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn. In May , the fate of World War II hangs on Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean the end of the British Empire.
  3. Jan 27,  · The Finest Hours tells the harrowing and courageous true story of the most daring rescue mission that the U.S. Coast Guard has, to this day, ever had to accomplish. Starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster and Josh Stewart, the film's cast is stacked to the brim with talent but the director, Craig Guillesspe takes away from their efforts by telling the story in the sappiest of ways/10(K).
  4. May 24,  · Based on the extraordinary true story of the greatest smallboat rescue in Coast Guard history, THE FINEST HOURS is a tale of courage, loyalty and honor in the face of overwhelming odds. When a massive storm strikes off the coast of Cape Cod, it rips a T-2 oil tanker in half, trapping more than 30 sailors on its rapidly sinking stern/5(K).
  5. Jul 15,  · Books. The Finest Hours: The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue, a book by Michael J. Tougias which was adapted for the namesake film; Their Finest Hour, the second volume of Sir Winston Churchill's history of World War II; Music. Finest Hour, a album by comedian Patton Oswalt; Finest Hour (band), an American hardcore punk band Finest Hour (quartet), a barbershop .
  6. "This was their finest hour" was a speech delivered by Winston Churchill to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom on 18 June , just over a month after he took over as Prime Minister at the head of an all-party coalition government. It was the third of three speeches which he gave during the period of the Battle of France, after the "Blood, toil, tears and sweat" speech of 13 .
  7. The Finest Hours is based on a true story about a man named Bernie (played by Chris Pine)who sets off on a journey to save the 32 oil tankers who were left stranded on their boat on a very stormy night including Bernie's friend played by Casey Affleck. So will Bernie rescue them all.
  8. Jan 29,  · The Finest Hours brings to life the most daring rescue in the history of the U.S. Coast Guard, in which a crew of four risked their lives to save 33 men stranded at sea in the middle of a.

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