Testament of Youth: Classic British Period Melodrama

This British period drama is released as counterprogramming to Hollywood’s top guns. Felperin.

Based on Vera Brittain’s memoir of World War I, the film tells the story of youthful love set against the futility of war.

Kit Harrington (Game of Thrones) stars opposite Swedish actress Alicia Vikander (who made a strong impression in Ex Machina).

Vikander’s slate of upcoming films and her unique screen presence made The Hollywood Reporter crown her 2015’s “Next Big Thing.”