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Drama, Romance, War Films
Three veterans come home to the same small town at the end of World War Two. All of them are scarred by their experiences in some way, and the film portrays the trials they face as they attempt to reintegrate with society. The Best Years of Our Lives was seen as daring at the time as it didn't pull its punches regarding the sobering truths that faced soldiers on their return But despite it bleak subject matter, it is an optimistic, life-affirming film and rightly regarded as one of the defining cinematic chronicles of the Second World War experience.
Based on the World War I experience of soldier-poet Siegfried Sassoon, who suffered a mental breakdown on realising there was no point to the fighting
All ages 108 mins
Set during World War One, this film from legendary director Jean Renoir about three French soldiers in a prison camp portrays war's harsh realities.
14+ years 109 mins
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