LONDON (Reuters) – 4 years after wrapping up his second James Bond movie, Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes is again, this time on the entrance strains of World Conflict One in “1917,” an bold drama impressed by his grandfather’s experiences.
Director Sam Mendes poses on the world premiere of the movie “1917” in London, Britain, December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
Set throughout a single day in April 1917, the movie, offered as a sweeping steady shot, follows two younger British troopers, Blake and Schofield, who’re despatched as messengers throughout enemy territory to cease a daybreak assault on retreating German troopers.
The retreat is definitely a…