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“1917” is the Herald of a New Age of Cinema

It left me in tears but also in amazement.

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Author’s Note: If you haven’t seen the movie, this story will contain spoilers.

If you look at 1917 from a storytelling perspective, it’s a classic “Hero’s Journey”. Both men are torn from their regular lives to embark on a journey of great importance hastily. So important that 1600 lives are…




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