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They Shall Not Grow Old (2018)

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A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war.

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Peter Jackson
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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 5 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »
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Through ground breaking computer restoration technology, filmmaker Peter Jackson's team creates a moving real-to-life depiction of the WWI, as never seen before in restored, vivid colorizing & retiming of the film frames, in order to honor those who fought and more accurately depict this historical moment in world history. Written by Curtis Medina

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A ground-breaking documentary directed and produced by Peter Jackson. See more »


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Rated R for disturbing war images | See all certifications »

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The film begins as black-and-white, but switches to colorized for the trenches. Then back to black-and-white as they arrive home. See more »

Goofs

Several shots of tanks appear in the film, both Mark V (Mark Five) and Mark V* (Mark Five Star). They have been colourised green. In reality, tanks of these types were painted "a neutral brown colour". See the article by the British Tank Museum which states that. "Surrendering to the inevitable, towards the end of 1916 it was ordered that the tanks should be painted in a 'neutral brown colour' all over." These tanks entered service in 1918, and were factory-painted brown. See more »

Quotes

Soldier: You don't look, you see. You don't hear, you listen. You taste the top of your mouth. Your nose is filled with fumes and death. But the veneer of civilization has dropped away.
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"Filmed on location on the Western Front, 1914 to 1918" See more »


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Scotland the Brave
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Performed by Scots College Pipe Band
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Prepare yourself.
12 November 2018 | by mikeatfodSee all my reviews

Utterly haunting movie of life on the western front in WW1. Peter Jackson has thrown some serious computer firepower to bring these soldiers back to life.You will have never seen anything quite like this before.Breathtaking in many parts!


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UK | New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 2019 (USA) See more »

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They Shall Not Grow Old See more »

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Gross USA:

$17,956,913

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$20,904,188
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1.85 : 1
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