Review – War Is Hell, Take One (“1917”)

Ya gotta admire director & co-writer Sam Mendes. He said he wanted to film his epic war movie as one long continuous single shot, start to finish. That takes guts. Two other movies dared to try this: Hitchcock’s Rope and Alejandro G. Iñárritu‘s Birdman, and they both achieved it by filming 10-20 minute sections, cleverly…