1917

Time is the enemy.


1917
Based on true events set during World War I, we follow two young British soldiers who are given a seemingly impossible mission: they have to deliver a message to deep inside enemy territory, to prevent 1,600 men, including one of their brothers, from walking into a deadly trap. This film is releasing in 2D and IMAX. This is the 2D version.

119 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Violence).
Drama, War, On the art circuit

Showtimes

I’ll just hot-foot it out of here ...
I’ll just hot-foot it out of here ...

Credits

Cast
Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Richard Madden, Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, Mark Strong
Director
Sam Mendes
ScreenplaySam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns
MusicThomas Newman
CinematographyRoger Deakins
EditingLee Smith
Sound formatsDolby Atmos
SoundtrackAvailable
SA distributorEmpire Entertainment
Made in2019
Produced byAmblin Partners, DreamWorks, Neal Street Productions, New Republic Pictures

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreAction, drama
LanguageNone (sic)
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceNone (sic)
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments[See US and UK ratings - Ed.]
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for violence, some disturbing images, and language
Runtime119
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

British Board of Film Classification rating

15: Suitable for 15 years and olderStrong injury detail, Language
Runtime119
British version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
2
Violence
5
Blood / Gore / Gross
5
Guns / Weapons
5
Profanity
5
Alcohol / Drugs
3
Smoking
5
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
5
Imitative Behaviour
3
Frightening / Tense Scenes
5
Jump Scenes
4
Tense Family Scenes
4
Music (Scary/Tense)
5
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
16 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
4
Violence
5
Sex
1
Language
4
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
3

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
35 critics
16
Rottentomatoes critics
134 critics
17
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconHard-hitting, immersive, and an impressive technical achievement, 1917 captures the trench warfare of World War I with raw, startling immediacy.
18
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
16
CommonSenseMedia
Tara McNamara quote iconUnique WWI epic has brutal war violence, smoking.
20
ScreenIt
Jim Judy quote iconMy number two pick for best film of the year and number one for best cinematography, 1917 is quite the experience that beautifully shows the ugliness of war.
16

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
6 users
14
Rottentomatoes users
35 users
18
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
19
IMDB
1637 Netizens
17
The Movie DB
Community
16

Average .. 85%

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