Darkest Hour: Churchill depicted as dark, brooding drunken hero instead of the monster he was

By Mohan Guruswamy*  The movie “Darkest Hour” is playing in many of our better cinema halls in all major cities. The Anglicized Indian elite, who still largely lionize Winston Churchill are beating pathways to the movie halls. Nearly every review in our major newspapers is quite breathless. The Hindu writes: “Wright’s focused single-minded direction takes … More Darkest Hour: Churchill depicted as dark, brooding drunken hero instead of the monster he was