Samuel Mendes who born August 1, 1965, made his movie directing debut with American Beauty (1999) and won for Best Director – Motion Picture in Golden Globe Awards 2000
Samuel Mendes won Best Director for Motion Picture – 1917
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (George MacKay) and Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman) 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 by hundreds of soldiers, Blake’s own brother among them.
It stars George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Richard Madden, movClaire Duburcq, with Colin Firth, and Benedict Cumberbatch.