1917 is the newest movie from director Sam Mendes, who also directed Skyfall and Spectre. 1917 takes place during World War One, and follows two young British soldiers: Schofield, played by George McKay, and Blake, played by Dean-Charles Chapman. Blake and Schofield are tasked with going behind enemy lines, in order to save Blake’s brother and the group of soldiers that he’s with from a surprise enemy attack.
Sam Mendes directs this gripping story that was written by himself and Krysty Wilson-Cairns. McKay and Chapman are part of a star studded cast along with Colin Firth, Richard Madden, Mark Strong, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Andrew Scott.
1917 is set for a limited release on Christmas Day this year, and will premiere worldwide on January 10, 2020. Check out the trailer below!
Time is the enemy. From Sam Mendes, the director of Skyfall, comes 1917. In theaters December. #1917Movie pic.twitter.com/zXIU6FKHdV
— 1917 (@1917) August 1, 2019