1917 (movie)

2019 British war film by Sam Mendes

1917 is an American-British 2019 epic war movie directed and produced by Sam Mendes, who wrote the screenplay with Krysty Wilson-Cairns. The movie stars George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Richard Madden, Claire Duburcq, with Colin Firth, and Benedict Cumberbatch.

The movie is based by a story told to Mendes by his grandfather, Alfred Mendes.[1] It is about two young British soldiers during World War I in the spring of 1917 who were given a mission to deliver a message. It warns of an ambush after the German retreat to the Hindenburg Line during Operation Alberich.

It was released on 25 December 2019 by Universal Pictures, to strong positive reviews.

Release datesEdit

Country Premiere
  Denmark 2 January 2020
  Israel 2 January 2020
  Belgium 8 January 2020
  Chile 9 January 2020
  Greece 9 January 2020
  Hong Kong 9 January 2020
  Croatia 9 January 2020
  Kuwait 9 January 2020
  Lebanon 9 January 2020
  Lithuania 9 January 2020
  North Macedonia 9 January 2020
  Netherlands 9 January 2020
  New Zealand 9 January 2020
  Saudi Arabia 9 January 2020
  Singapore 9 January 2020
  Canada 10 January 2020
  Estonia 10 January 2020
  Spain 10 January 2020
  United Kingdom 10 January 2020
  Ireland 10 January 2020
  Iceland 10 January 2020
  Latvia 10 January 2020
  United States 10 January 2020
  France 15 January 2020
  Austria 16 January 2020
  Australia 16 January 2020
  Germany 16 January 2020
  India 17 January 2020
  Mexico 17 January 2020
  Indonesia 22 January 2020
  Brazil 23 January 2020
  Colombia 23 January 2020
  Hungary 23 January 2020
  Italy 23 January 2020
  Peru 23 January 2020
  Portugal 23 January 2020
  Bulgaria 24 January 2020
  Finland 24 January 2020
  Norway 24 January 2020
  Poland 24 January 2020
  Romania 24 January 2020
  Argentina 30 January 2020
  Kazakhstan 30 January 2020
  Moldova 30 January 2020
  Russia 30 January 2020
  Thailand 30 January 2020
  Taiwan 30 January 2020
  Ukraine 30 January 2020
  Uruguay 30 January 2020
  Sweden 31 January 2020
  Philippines 5 February 2020
  Venezuela 7 February 2020
  Slovakia 13 February 2020
  Japan 14 February 2020
  South Korea 19 February 2020

ReferencesEdit

  1. Simon, Scott. ""It Was Part Of Me": Director Sam Mendes On The Family History In '1917'". www.ktep.org. Retrieved 25 December 2019.