Check out this awesome behind-the-scenes featurette for the upcoming Sam Mendes directed WWI film, 1917. The movie looks like it’s going to be an exceptional thriller of a war movie that will show us an up-close look at The Great War, the people it affected, and its timeline.
This movie looks breathtaking, as well as moving and captivating. And this featurette gives a brilliant behind the scenes look at the movie and how the story will be made to look like it was told in one continuous shot, dragging us further into the story.
The movie stars Colin Firth, Benedict Cumberbatch, Richard Madden, George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, and Andrew Scott.
Check out the synopsis:
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers—Blake’s own brother among them.
1917 will release on Christmas Day and in all theaters on January 10th, 2020.