THE IMITATION GAME
Alan Turing is the unsung here of World War II. He single handedly the German code Enigma. And he did it all with a lot of hindrance trying to shorten the war by several years - and he saved millions of lives.
Surprise: After the war Turing was punished by chemical castration. His life was in ruins as he took his own life at 41 years-old.
It was 50 years after the War he was punished for being homosexualy chemical castration. After his death, Turing was pardoned by the Queen & given some of the honor he richly deserved.
The film tells three stories: (His school days - and wartime experiences.) Both Benedict Cumberbatch & Keira Knightley give award winning performances. The period photography is stunning. This is the explosive prestige film of 2015.
RATING: Six ****** Stars or Six Glasses of Champagne******
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