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1917 (2019)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 4:57 pm
by Nolan62
Sam Mendes is back ! And with a very interesting project : https://theplaylist.net/sam-mendes-stev ... um=twitter
According to Deadline, Mendes will helm the World War I film, “1917,” next. No word on the specific plot of the flim, but we do know that in addition to directing the film, Mendes is credited as co-writing the film with Krysty Wilson-Cairns. Surprisingly, this marks the first film by Sam Mendes where he’s credited as screenwriter. Wilson-Cairns, on the other hand, has been writing for a while, on projects such as “Penny Dreadful” and “The Voyeur’s Motel.”

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 5:07 pm
by prowlercomesaround
Probably Passchendaele. Still waiting for my Fincher WW1 movie

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 6:25 pm
by Nomis
Yes, we need more great films about WWI

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 6:34 pm
by Nolan62
So Spielberg describes the movie as "hugely daring and ambitious". Very intrigued by this one.

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 6:36 pm
by Nolan62
Nomis wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 6:25 pm
Yes, we need more great films about WWI
And Sam Mendes is such a very talented guy, so it's great to see him back with a huge and ambitious original project like this one (I also want him to make his adaptation of "The Voyeur's Motel").

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 18th, 2018, 10:09 pm
by ArmandFancypants
sold

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 19th, 2018, 6:25 am
by Nomis
Nolan62 wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 6:36 pm
Nomis wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 6:25 pm
Yes, we need more great films about WWI
And Sam Mendes is such a very talented guy, so it's great to see him back with a huge and ambitious original project like this one (I also want him to make his adaptation of "The Voyeur's Motel").
Nolan should also make a WWI film one day. I hope he will.

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 19th, 2018, 6:28 am
by Nolan62
prowlercomesaround wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 5:07 pm
Probably Passchendaele. Still waiting for my Fincher WW1 movie
Oh yeah, a Fincher WW1 movie would be absolutely great !

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 19th, 2018, 6:29 am
by Nolan62
Nomis wrote:
June 19th, 2018, 6:25 am
Nolan62 wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 6:36 pm
Nomis wrote:
June 18th, 2018, 6:25 pm
Yes, we need more great films about WWI
And Sam Mendes is such a very talented guy, so it's great to see him back with a huge and ambitious original project like this one (I also want him to make his adaptation of "The Voyeur's Motel").
Nolan should also make a WWI film one day. I hope he will.
Yes, I hope too, he will probably tackle the subject one day I'm sure about it.

Re: 1917 (TBD)

Posted: June 19th, 2018, 6:31 am
by Nomis
There's still so much to explore from WWI in film, a Fincher WWI would be quite something as well. That is, when he finally makes another feature film... And that still seems to be WWZ2...