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George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott View All


Sam Mendes (Screenplay), Sam Mendes (Director), Krysty Wilson-Cairns (Screenplay) View All

Release: Dec. 25th, 2019
Runtime: 1 hour, 59 minutes
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.
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Action sequences are interspersed with quieter moments (such as when Schofield spends a short time in a cellar with a French woman and the baby she is caring for--a brief moment of tenderness undercut by the relentless urgency of the mission), and when one character notes "Best not to dwell on it", ....
It's a very "allied" war film as opposed to a European war film, and for that reason alone it will get many of the big awards.
The viewer's head eventually begins to spin as the camera winds through these underground bunkers following our two young heroes on what seems like an impossible mission, As the camera makes its way through the carnage, it doesn't stop and blatantly examine, it allows the viewer just enough of a gl....
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