Genre: Drama, War
Duration: 108 min.
Set in 1944 France, an American Intelligence Squad locates a German Platoon wishing to surrender rather than die in Germany's final war offensive. The two groups of men, isolated from the war at present, put aside their differences and spend Christmas together before the surrender plan turns bad and both sides are forced to fight the other.
bleak, realistic, serious, tense, rough, dramatic, sentimental, suspense, absurd, interesting ...
war, innocence lost, friendship, tragedy, violence, buddies, wartime, german, nazis, storytelling, courage, insanity, culture clash, genocide, weapons, violent, secrets, runaway, character study, friends, nazi, brutality, sacrifice, unlikely friendships, end of the world ...
year 1944, 1940s
germany, poland, europe