Winter in Wartime

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"A country occupied, a child's innocence lost."
  • R
  • 2011
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 7.0  (12,527)
  • 66

Winter in Wartime is a film that takes place in 1945 near the end of World War II. During the film, 14 year old Michiel crosses paths with a Dutch resistance movement after he helps a wounded British soldier. The adventurous teenager soon has to make tough decisions while not knowing who he can trust when it comes to the people in his life. Michiel also hates his father, the mayor of their town, who only cares for maintaining the town's relationships with Nazi Germany. Michiel instead looks up to his uncle, a man that works with a local resistance chapter. Michiel has to watch as his father gets arrested for a murder he didn't commit. The murderer wants to give himself up, but Michiel's uncle tells him he can rescue his father. The rescue effort fails, and the boy's father is shot by Germans. He is also betrayed by his beloved uncle, who is revealed to be working for the Germans. Michiel has to chase down his uncle, and then is forced to kill him. Winter in Wartime is a harrowing film documenting a young boy's coming of age and how he deals with the brutal reality of war.

Winter in Wartime
Winter In Wartime
Winter In Wartime

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Winter In Wartime (Trailer 1)
Winter In Wartime (Trailer 1)

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Winter in Wartime is a film that takes place in 1945 near the end of World War II. During the film, 14 year old Michiel crosses paths with a Dutch resistance movement after he helps a wounded British soldier. The adventurous teenager soon has to make tough decisions while not knowing who he can trust when it comes to the people in his life. Michiel also hates his father, the mayor of their town, who only cares for maintaining the town's relationships with Nazi Germany. Michiel instead looks up to his uncle, a man that works with a local resistance chapter.

Michiel has to watch as his father gets arrested for a murder he didn't commit. The murderer wants to give himself up, but Michiel's uncle tells him he can rescue his father. The rescue effort fails, and the boy's father is shot by Germans. He is also betrayed by his beloved uncle, who is revealed to be working for the Germans. Michiel has to chase down his uncle, and then is forced to kill him. Winter in Wartime is a harrowing film documenting a young boy's coming of age and how he deals with the brutal reality of war.

Winter in Wartime is a 2011 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 66.

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  • Release Date
    2011
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 43 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (12,527)
  • Metascore
    66