- China / US
- 2h 18min
- Directed by: Roland Emmerich
- Cast: Patrick Wilson, Luke Evans, Woody Harrelson
The story of the Battle of Midway, the WWII encounter that shifted the war in the Pacific in the Americans’ favour. Emmerich assembles a solid if rather uninspiring cast, the CGI-honed battle sequences are competent but not exactly nerve-shredding and the characters are two-dimensional.
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Reviews & features
Ed Skrein wants 'Midway' to honour soldiers11 Nov 2019
Ed Skrein wants 'Midway' to represent the bravery of those who fought during World War II. The 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' star plays Lieutenant Richard 'Dick' Best in the film, which tells the story of the Battle of Midway, a key naval battle…
Midway7 Nov 2019
Underwhelming wartime epic from Roland Emmerich, starring Ed Skrein and Woody Harrelson
Director Roland Emmerich is no stranger to large scale movies, from Independence Day to The Day After Tomorrow. Now he applies that sense of spectacle to his first wartime epic since 2000's The Patriot. Chronicling the Battle of Midway, the WWII…
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