Burbank, CA, May 25, 2017 – When 400,000 men couldn’t get home, home came for them. Warner Bros. Pictures will take audiences on a stunning journey into the action of Christopher Nolan’s upcoming film “Dunkirk” with an immersive presentation of the film’s acclaimed prologue. In advance of the film’s July 21st theatrical release, The Dunkirk Prologue Experience will give moviegoers a special preview of the epic action thriller.
In honor of the 77th Anniversary of the extraordinary event that inspired the film—which began on May 26, 1940—the tour will kick off at Phoenix Comicon on May 25th, then embark on a multi-city tour through the release of the film.
Fans will experience the presentation in a Cinetransformer featuring a Barco cinema projector, 15-foot screen, 87 stadium-style ButtKicker interactive seats, and 5.1 Dolby digital sound, putting audiences in the midst of one of the summer’s most anticipated films.
As a token of gratitude to those who have served or are serving our country, all active and retired military personnel will be granted front-of-the-line access during the special event tour.
The tour is open to the public and will visit Oklahoma City at the following:
Mickey Mantle Plaza at the OKC Dodgers Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
Friday, June 2nd, 3pm – 7pm
From filmmaker Christopher Nolan (“Interstellar,” “Inception,” “The Dark Knight” Trilogy) comes the epic action thriller “Dunkirk.”
Nolan directed “Dunkirk” from his own original screenplay, utilizing a mixture of IMAX® and 65mm film to bring the story to the screen.
“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.
“Dunkirk” features a prestigious cast, including Kenneth Branagh (“My Week with Marilyn,” “Hamlet,” “Henry V”), Cillian Murphy (“Inception,” “The Dark Knight” Trilogy), newcomer Fionn Whitehead, Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies,” “Wolf Hall”) and Tom Hardy (“The Revenant,” “Mad Max: Fury Road,” “Inception”). The ensemble cast also includes Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, James D’Arcy and Barry Keoghan.
The film was produced by Nolan and Emma Thomas (“Interstellar,” “Inception,” “The Dark Knight” Trilogy), with Jake Myers (“The Revenant,” “Interstellar,” “Jack Reacher”) serving as executive producer.
The behind-the-scenes creative team includes director of photography Hoyte van Hoytema (“Interstellar,” “Spectre,” “The Fighter”), production designer Nathan Crowley (“Interstellar,” “The Dark Knight” Trilogy), editor Lee Smith (“The Dark Knight” Trilogy, “Elysium”), costume designer Jeffrey Kurland (“Inception,” “Bullets Over Broadway”), and visual effects supervisor Andrew Jackson (“Mad Max: Fury Road”). The music was composed by Hans Zimmer (“The Dark Knight” Trilogy, “Inception”).
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Syncopy Production, a film by Christopher Nolan, “Dunkirk.” Opening worldwide starting July 21, 2017, in conventional theatres and IMAX, the film will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
“Dunkirk” has been rated PG-13 for intense war experience and some language.