The film deals with the Battle of the Scheldt, a lesser known clash between the Allies and Germans towards the end of World War II
Netflix is about to release a brand new war drama and it looks pretty promising. ‘The Forgotten Battle’ is a Dutch war film set during World War II that seems to be a stimulating watch when we see the decisive Battle of the Scheldt, in which the life of a glider pilot, a Nazi soldier and a reluctant recruit of the Tragically overlap resistance.
Out of the slew of war movies out there, Netflix ‘The Forgotten Battle’ might actually be worth watching, as the trailer itself shows intensity, doom, blood and all the unfortunate things that come with the war. A large-scale production with talented actors paired with a breathtaking look and high production value definitely catches the eye. If you are a historical drama lover this movie may be exactly what you are looking for!
When will ‘The Forgotten Battle’ be released and where can it be seen?
‘The Forgotten Battle’ is slated for release on October 15, 2021. You can watch it on Netflix.
‘The Forgotten Battle’ features a diverse cast of Tom Felton (Harry Potter), Susan Radder (Painkillers), Gijs Blom (The Letter for the King) and Jamie Flatters (Good Trouble: What if the Suit Chokes?).
The official Netflix synopsis reads: “November 1944. Thousands of allies fight the German army on the flooded island of Walcheren in Zeeland. Three young lives that are inextricably linked are touching. A Dutch boy who fights for the Germans , an English glider pilot and a girl from Zeeland who reluctantly join the resistance, get involved and face decisive decisions that are not only about their own freedom, but also about the freedom of others. “
What is “The Forgotten Battle” about?
‘The Forgotten Battle’ is directed by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. and written by Paula van der Oest and Jesse Maiman.
Here’s a quick look at what ‘The Forgotten Battle’ has to offer.