1917 / A DreamWorks Pictures and Reliance Entertainment presentation ; in association with New Republic Pictures ; A Neal Street Production ; produced in association with Mogambo ; directed by Sam Mendes ; written by Sam Mendes & Krysty Wilson-Cairns ; produced by Sam Mendes, Pippa Harris, Jayne-Ann Tenggren, Callum McDougall, Brian Oliver.
Contributor(s): Mendes, Sam [film director,, screenwriter,, film producer.] | Wilson-Cairns, Krysty [screenwriter.] | Harris, Pippa [film producer.] | McDougall, Callum [film producer.] | Oliver, Brian [film producer.] | Tenggren, Jayne-Ann [film producer.] | Newman, Thomas [composer (expression)] | Deakins, Roger A [director of photography.] | Smith, Lee [editor of moving image work.] | Scott, Andrew [actor.] | Cumberbatch, Benedict [actor.] | Madden, Richard [actor.] | Strong, Mark [actor.] | Chapman, Dean-Charles [actor.] | Firth, Colin [actor.] | MacKay, George [actor.] | Mays, Daniel [actor.] | DreamWorks Pictures (2008- ) [production company.] | Reliance Entertainment [production company.] | New Republic Pictures [production company.] | Neal Street Productions [production company.] | Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) [publisher.]Material type: FilmLanguage: English, French, Spanish Original language: English Edition: Widescreen edDescription: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inOther title: Nineteen seventeenSubject(s): 1914-1918 | World War, 1914-1918 -- Drama | Soldiers -- Great Britain -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | War films. | Fiction films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for people with visual disabilities. | Drama. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Video recordings for people with visual disabilities. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | War films.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Special features: The weight of the world: Sam Mendes; Allied forces: Making 1917; The score of 1917; In the trenches; Recreating history; feature commentary with Sam Mendes; feature commentary with Roger Deakins.
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Lee Smith ; music, Thomas Newman.
Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Richard Madden, Mark Strong, Dean-Charles Chapman, Colin Firth, George MacKay, Daniel Mays, Claire Duburcq.
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers, Blake's own brother among them.
MPAA rating: R; for violence, some disturbing images, and language.
DVD, region 1, anamorphic wide screen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
English, French or Spanish dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles, English DVS, subtitles for the hearing impaired (SDH).