New Upcoming WW2 Movies in 2017


Don’t miss out! Argunners Magazine keeps you updated on new upcoming (top) Movie, TV-serie and Documentary releases, so that you don’t miss out anything.

In this list are the upcoming World War II Movie, Documentary and TV-series releases (and upcoming) for the Year 2017.


“Dunkirk” opens as hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops are surrounded by enemy forces. Trapped on the beach with their backs to the sea they face an impossible situation as the enemy closes in.

The movie will be featuring a prestigious cast, including Tom Hardy (“The Revenant,” “Mad Max: Fury Road,” “Inception”), Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies,” “Wolf Hall”), Kenneth Branagh (“My Week with Marilyn,” “Hamlet,” “Henry V”) and Cillian Murphy (“Inception,” “The Dark Knight” Trilogy), as well as newcomer Fionn Whitehead.

The ensemble cast also includes Aneurin Barnard, Harry Styles, James D’Arcy, Jack Lowden, Barry Keoghan and Tom Glynn-Carney.

Dunkirk WWII Action Film

You can watch the first trailer here. To be released: July 2017.

Pegasus Bridge

A feature film covering the true events of the capture of what would become known as Pegasus Bridge in Normandy – On the 6th of June 1944 Operation Overlord, the invasion of occupied France was launched by the Allies against the Germans, but one of the most vital operations crucial to its success would launch several hours earlier. The Capture of the Orne river bridges which would defend the left flank of the whole invasion was vital not only to the invasion itself but also to the Allied Airborne operation.

‘Operation Deadstick’ was to be carried out by members of the 6th Airborne Division commanded by Major John Howard landing three of his six gilders within a few dozen yards of the actual bridge itself. Once captured, they must hold it until relieved by their own paratroopers and then by the forces from the invasion itself. The film covers the events from both the Allies, the Germans and the first French family to be liberated on D-Day.

Movie Pegasus Bridge

You can find their website or Facebookpage here. To be released: 2017.

Our Shining Sword

Douglas, a broken, solitary, Spitfire Ace, must overcome his past to lead a Lancaster bomber crew in the pivotal aerial war over Berlin, in 1943.

You can the official website here. To be released: November 1, 2017.

Tre kom tilbake

Only three men came home. Based on the true events of the mass escape from the German prison camp Stalag Luft III.

To be released: October 2017 (in Norway).

Flags over Berlin

Flags over Berlin’ is the story of one of the most important intelligence missions of the World War II. British T-Force major Mark Spencer must go to the besieged Berlin in late April 1945 under the guise of a newspaper correspondent attached to the frontline units of the Red Army preparing to storm the city.

To be released: 2017.

Silent Night

Two days and two nights of the lives of a World War II Squadron, and all of the horrors that are invoked in that time.

To be released: Movie has been announced.

Time of the Locusts

An untold story of the aftermath of Doolittle’s Tokyo raid in 1942. When the U.S. responded to Pearl Harbor attack with a surprise bombing of Tokyo, many Chinese people saved the pilot lives and paid with their own lives in South China, and the Japanese Imperial Army took out its fury on the Chinese civilian people. That generosity shown by the Chinese would trigger a horrific retaliation by the Japanese that claimed an estimated quarter-million Chinese soldiers and civilians killed in the three-month campaign after they saved 64 airmen of the 15 bombers with 75 airmen crash landing in my hometown in Jiangxi and Zhejiang provinces in South China, which was more than 25 times the Allied forces’ casualties (9,758) on D-Day, and would prompt comparisons to the 1937-38 Rape of Nanking.

Long-forgotten missionary records discovered in the archives of DePaul University for the first time shed important new light on the extent to which the Chinese suffered in the aftermath of the Doolittle raid. The trying times of the episode of history and life and death forged life-long admiration and friendships between Americans and the people of China.

To be released: Movie has been announced.


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