Wartime drama. Two rural brothers' boisterous bond becomes tested when they are called up to fight in the First World War.
Wartime drama adapted from the Michael Morpurgo novel. Brothers Charlie and Tommo Peaceful grow up in poverty without their father in a quiet Devon village. Both are in love with their childhood friend Molly, but it's older brother Charlie who wins her. When the First World War breaks out, Tommo enlists and is sent to the front in Flanders, with Charlie following his little brother to the trenches soon after.
|Charlie Peaceful||Jack O'Connell|
|Tommo Peaceful||George MacKay|
|The Colonel||Richard Griffiths|
|Sergeant Hanley||John Lynch|
|Grandma Wolf||Frances de la Tour|
|Hazel Peaceful||Maxine Peake|
|Molly Monks||Alexandra Roach|
|Young Charlie||Hero Fiennes-Tiffin|
|Young Tommo||Samuel Bottomley|
|Recruiting Sergeant||Anthony Flanagan|
|General Haig||David Yelland|
|Big Joe Peaceful||Kyle Summercorn|