Awards : Won 1 Oscar, 49 wins & 162 nominations total
Director : Morten Tyldum
Cast : Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
It is based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain’s top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II
Did You Know?
1. Alan Turing is shown running in various scenes. It’s never mentioned in the film, but he was a world-class distance runner. In 1946 he ran a marathon in 2:46:03.
2. Winston Churchill stated that the Bletchley Park codebreakers made the single greatest contribution in Britain’s war effort.