1917 ★★★★★

This masterpiece by Sam Mendes is mesmerizing. It will be wrong not to mention Roger Deakins, Cinematographer. The use of long shot and simulation of long shot was extraordinary. If you are interested on how this effect was achieved you can go here:


It will be impossible for you to take your eyes off the screen not because of the style but the dramatic elements within the script. Just like "Saving Private Ryan" by Steven Spielberg, I was afraid of how this was going to end. This is a film I will see again and again.