Operation Mincemeat

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Director

John Madden

Cast

Colin Firth as Ewen Montagu

Matthew Macfadyen as Charles Cholmondeley

Kelly Macdonald as Jean Leslie

Penelope Wilton as Hester Leggett

Johnny Flynn as Ian Fleming

Jason Isaacs as Admiral John Godfrey

Mark Gatiss as Ivor Montagu

Hattie Morahan as Iris Montagu

Mark Bonnar as Jock Horsfall

Simon Russell Beale as Winston Churchill

Writers

Michelle Ashford (screenplay)

Ben Macintyre (book)


Summary

In 1943, the Allies are determined to launch an all-out assault on Fortress Europe. But they face an impossible challenge, to protect a massive invasion force from entrenched German firepower and avert a potential massacre.
In 1943, the Allies are determined to launch an all-out assault on Fortress Europe. But they face an impossible challenge, to protect a massive invasion force from entrenched German firepower and avert a potential massacre.

Genre

Drama, War, History

Released

November 5, 2021 (British Film Festival)

Runtime

2hrs 8min

MPAA

PG-13, for strong language, some sexual content, brief war violence, disturbing images, and smoking

Additional Credits

Music By

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Associate Producers

Film Editing