Darkest Hour stands apart from more routine historical dramas.
Vikram Murthi is a freelance writer and critic currently based out of Chicago, IL. He currently writes about film and television for RogerEbert.com, The A.V. Club, and Vulture. He previously was a chief film critic at Movie Mezzanine and a news writer for IndieWire. You can follow him on Twitter @fauxbeatpoet.
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