1917 (movie)

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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 dates[change | change source]

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
 South Africa 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
 China 7 August 2020

References[change | change source]

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