‘1917’ Star George MacKay on Filming the Best War Movie in Over 20 Years…in One Shot

Universal Pictures There’s an astonishing shot at the climax of the new war film 1917. British actor George MacKay is seen sprinting down the frontlines, dodging crossfire and charging soldiers like a terrifying gauntlet. His eyes are intensely focused ahead … Read more…

‘1917’ Star George MacKay on Filming the Best War Movie in Over 20 Years…in One Shot

Universal Pictures There’s an astonishing shot at the climax of the new war film 1917. British actor George MacKay is seen sprinting down the frontlines, dodging crossfire and charging soldiers like a terrifying gauntlet. His eyes are intensely focused ahead … Read more…

Lengthy takes and mile-long trenches: the making of Mendes’ war drama “1917”

Presenting his World War One battlefield movie “1917” as a single shot had pros and cons for Oscar winning director Sam Mendes. Mistakes meant lengthy retakes but “accidents” also gave an authenticity of life in the trenches. Reuters: Entertainment News … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: Guillermo del Toro Casts Cate Blanchett for Next Project, First ‘1917’ Trailer and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Cate Blanchett to star in Nightmare Alley: Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is finally preparing his follow-up to The Shape of Water, … Read more…