Jan 02, 2020 · World War II has been a favorite subject of Hollywood since 1940, but the industry has been less interested in World War I. Sam Mendes’ ‘1917’ & Why Hollywood Rarely Depicts World War I in ... War film is a film genre concerned with warfare, typically about naval, air, or land battles, with combat scenes central to the drama. It has been strongly associated with the 20th century. The fateful nature of battle scenes means that war films often end with them. Jun 02, 2015 · Flight 42 was on its way, when it comes across an unidentifiable storm. Realizing they must go through, find themselves in France, 1940, World war II. A young soldier (Robbie Kay) tells them they are in the middle of a war zone. Dodging bullets and bombs the flight will attempt to make it back to modern day, without changing history too much. Feb 04, 2020 · The compelling story and novel camera work in '1917' help push it into the top 10 of great war movies of all time. But where exactly? Column: '1917' is one of the best war movies ever.