A fantastic war film, 1917, has its storyline by Krysty Wilson Cairns and Sam Mendes.
The film was directed by Sam Mendes and produced by Sam Mendes, Jayne Ann, Callum, Brian Oliver, Pippa Harris, Tenggren, and McDougall.
The film was released in the United Kingdom as well as in the United States. The film got its music by Thomas Newman, Editing by Lee Smith, and Cinematography by Roger Deakins. It was produced under Dream Works Pictures, New Republic Pictures, Amblin Partners, Reliance Entertainment, and Neal Street Productions companies.
The United States’ Universal Pictures and the United Kindom’s eOne has distributed the film. It was released in the United States on the 25th of December 2019, and before that, it was released in London on the 4th of December 2019, and in the United Kingdom, it will release on the 10th of January 2020.
The film has the starred characters as Lance Corporal Schofield by George MacKay, Captain Smith by Mark Strong, Lieutenant Blake by Richard Madden, General Erinmore by Colin Firth, Sergeant Sanders by Daniel Mays, Lieutenant Richards by Jamie parker, Sepoy by Nabhaan Rizwan, Lance Corporal Blake by Dean Charles Chapman, Lieutenant Leslie by Andrew Scott, Colonel Mackenzie by Benedict Cumberbatch, Major Hepburn by Adrian Scarborough, Lieutenant Hutton by Michael Jibson, Private Cornelius by Michael Cornelius, and Claire Duburcq.
The film, 1917 features Alfred Mendes’s paternal grandfather depiction of world war I.
During the First World War (World War I), two British soldiers named Blake (Dean Charles Chapman) and Schofield (George MacKay) was given an apparently impossible or hard mission. Very soon after the German retreat which was during Operation Alberich to Hindenburg line, the mission given was to deliver a warning message during the battle.
The two young soldiers began their way to the enemy territory to deliver the message to stop the British army from entering into the deadly enemy trap/territory. The army also includes Blake’s real brother.
Blake and Schofield have to accomplish their mission to save their army and to end all other wars by having this war.
The film got positive reviews from the critics and the audience. They remarked the film as an impressive, alluring, action-packed, and a technical storyline film. It has showcased the realism of the first World War in an eyecatching way.
The film has won an award for the category of the top ten films of the year at American Film Institute, best cinematography at Chicago Film Critics Association, best film, best director, best cinematography, & best musical score at Dallas Fort Worth Film Critics Association, Virtuosos award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Best action film at St. Louis Film Critics Association, and many other awards for several other categories.
It has been nominated for best original score, best art direction at Chicago Film Critics Association, best use of music at Detroit Film Critics Society, best score at Florida Film Critics Circle, best picture at San Diego Film Critics Society, best motion picture drama at Satellite Awards, and many more award nominations for different categories.