1917

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Sam Mendes Stars: George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Mays. There have been many films exploring the horrors of trench warfare from WWI, among them classics like All Quiet On The Western Front, Paths Of Glory, and even the Australian classic Gallipoli. The latest film to do so is 1917, from Oscar winning filmmaker Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall, etc). The film is epic in scope but is a more intimate and personal tale. The story for 1917 was inspired by Continue reading