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Alex Pettyfer Is THE LAST WITNESS In WWII Drama [New Trailer & Artwork]

The true life drama comes to UK DVD/VOD in August.


Based on true events, The Last Witness stars Alex Pettyfer as a journalist who investigates a spate of suicides among Polish soldiers in the years following WWII, leading to the truth about the infamous Katyn massacre of 1940.

Director Piotr Szkopiak has a personal connection to the story, as his grandfather was a victim of the massacre.

Michael Gambon, Talulah RileyRobert Więckiewicz and Will Thorp also star.

Signature Entertainment presents The Last Witness on DVD and Digital 27th August. You can pre-order at Amazon.

Check out the trailer below and let us know your thoughts.

The official synopsis reads:

In post-war England, ambitious journalist Stephen Underwood (Alex Pettyfer) comes across a disturbing spate of suicides by resettled Polish soldiers. Sensing a story, his first port of call is Colonel Janusz Pietrowski (Will Thorp), a Liaison Officer for the resettlement of Polish troops under British command. But the meeting with Pietrowski leaves Stephen unsettled, and from here his investigation escalates as he finds himself embroiled in a dangerous, multi-layered conspiracy concerning the execution of 22,000 Polish military and civilians by Stalin’s secret police.