George MacKay Reveals His Most Dramatic Scene in 1917 Was a Mistake

  • Published: 08 January 2020
  • George MacKay talks about becoming a known "unknown" with the success of his film, 1917, and he describes the six months of rehearsal and tricky choreography that went into creating realistic-looking battle scenes.

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    George MacKay Reveals His Most Dramatic Scene in 1917 Was a Mistake

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  • Not Important
    Not Important  1 hours back

    I like how Benedict cumberpatch is in this movie for all of 20 seconds and had like 4 lines

    • yepisuredolikecats
      yepisuredolikecats  2 hours back

      GOLLY that movie was moving

      • Ethan Harrison
        Ethan Harrison  3 hours back

        11/22/63 anybody?

        • Andrew Daniels
          Andrew Daniels  4 hours back

          Two unknowns? The other guy was Tommen Baratheon in GOT.

          • Hannah Carter
            Hannah Carter  4 hours back

            I remember watching him in how I live now, I’m happy about how far he’s come

            • Nueztoy
              Nueztoy  5 hours back

              Love the scene but it’s spoilery .. they could pick the one that gives them the Mision.

              • ThumpaContinues
                ThumpaContinues  6 hours back

                can Jimmy even speak and like make a correct sentence? He just sitting here stumbling on words and cutting off his guest. *facepalm*

                • Muhd Adeeb
                  Muhd Adeeb  12 hours back

                  Just watched the movie. Hot damn it was good

                  • Mirna De Niz
                    Mirna De Niz  12 hours back

                    Went to see the movie with my husband 💓 !! Loved the movie so much !

                    • Jayakanth J
                      Jayakanth J  13 hours back

                      He can act as Ron Weasley !!

                      • ching chong
                        ching chong  13 hours back

                        Movie alright
                        But there wasnt much action

                        • iamjptr
                          iamjptr  13 hours back

                          Beautiful mistake it is!!! 👏🏻👏🏻

                          • Dawn Evans
                            Dawn Evans  14 hours back

                            UNREAL movie - probably one of the best movies I've EVER seen, this young man - is EVERYTHING!

                            • Code07Sam
                              Code07Sam  16 hours back

                              This guy is so white

                              • Gene Garcia
                                Gene Garcia  16 hours back

                                Y does the first guy fall and never get up I mean he didn’t die does he need life alert

                                • TheHanaFlower
                                  TheHanaFlower  17 hours back

                                  He was PHENOMENAL in Pride! One of my favorite movies ever... so he wasn't an unknown to me :)

                                  • David Torres
                                    David Torres  17 hours back

                                    I noticed him in the British film "Pride", great movie, great actor, actually pretty good cast.

                                    • ophello
                                      ophello  18 hours back

                                      Wish that scene didn’t have music. Would have been gripping without it.

                                      • tomflinn456
                                        tomflinn456  18 hours back

                                        George "Mac-Kay" not Mac- "I".Kay as in Jimmy laughs at Jay.

                                        • Sum Phag
                                          Sum Phag  18 hours back

                                          Oh yeah, too many coloreds.

                                          • Sum Phag
                                            Sum Phag  18 hours back

                                            Movie sucked. Boring as fuck.

                                            • Sum Phag
                                              Sum Phag  11 hours back

                                              @Master King ok, it was good, I just expected something else. I liked the uniforms and equipment. It was also uniquely filmed, like one giant take.

                                            • Master King
                                              Master King  12 hours back

                                              @Sum Phag Alright

                                            • Sum Phag
                                              Sum Phag  12 hours back

                                              @Master King oh a quiz! He was stabbed by a downed German pilot.

                                            • Master King
                                              Master King  12 hours back

                                              @Sum Phagthen tell me why Schofield's friend died in the middle?

                                            • Sum Phag
                                              Sum Phag  12 hours back

                                              @Master King saw the entire film. It was kinda boring. I'll give it to you it sped up near the end. Needed more Germans.

                                          • AlphaOscarRomeo
                                            AlphaOscarRomeo  18 hours back

                                            He was brilliant in the series ‘11.22.63’.

                                            • Krystof
                                              Krystof  18 hours back

                                              What an incredible film. I very sad he's not nominated for best actor.

                                              • Brett Xie
                                                Brett Xie  19 hours back

                                                The first guy he bumped into didn't get up 3:47 ...:p

                                                • Mindy Purcell
                                                  Mindy Purcell  20 hours back

                                                  I first seen George Mackay in Peter Pan 2003 as Curley top , it’s so strange but awesome to see him as an adult 😍

                                                  • ReynaldoMusic
                                                    ReynaldoMusic  20 hours back

                                                    one of the the BEST mistake

                                                    • Feelings Over Facts
                                                      Feelings Over Facts  21 hours back

                                                      Badass movie. Great mistake. Watch out for the bombs.

                                                      • Yoni Fishbain
                                                        Yoni Fishbain  21 hours back

                                                        He looks like elun musk small brother

                                                        • Jake Davies
                                                          Jake Davies  21 hours back

                                                          "what if you need up your line when you land"
                                                          He's British. He's trained for stage. You know, that one you rehearse for weeks and you can't mess up...

                                                          • Paloma Goldberg
                                                            Paloma Goldberg  22 hours back

                                                            unknown??? I watched so many movies with him on them and I just love georgeeee 💘💘

                                                            • Christopher Bayne
                                                              Christopher Bayne  22 hours back

                                                              Excellent details in that movie. Felt like it was me along side them.

                                                              • anni romi
                                                                anni romi  24 hours back

                                                                He was absolutley incredible 🙏

                                                                • Steve S
                                                                  Steve S  1 days back

                                                                  The first guy he ran into just stayed down, like he thought "cut." The second guy that he laid out got up and continued. Haha!

                                                                  • Sean Domhnall O Sullivan

                                                                    George is so talented. Does a wicked Scottish accent. Also many won't know that he and Saoirse had early roles together in the very underrated 'how I live now.' Watch it sheeple!

                                                                    • man0war9993
                                                                      man0war9993  1 days back

                                                                      Those two falls and hits made that scene way more realistic. Really cool that they kept it in there because that’s a lot more like what would’ve probably really happened in that scenario. There is just a wave of people attacking in that moment and he’s got to run through them. Very believable and very nicely done.

                                                                      • David cawrowl
                                                                        David cawrowl  1 days back

                                                                        He was a malingerer (lol).

                                                                        • Winona Willemsma
                                                                          Winona Willemsma  1 days back

                                                                          1917 was an amazing movie!! Highly recommend!

                                                                          • Aapo Peltokoski
                                                                            Aapo Peltokoski  1 days back

                                                                            Saw this film few days ago and recommemded it to almost every friend of mine cause they like history too. This movie really got you "in" to it. Like you are there next to these characters. I got goosepumps in few scenes and ending felt really heartwarming (ppl who has seen the movie knows what I mean). Go watch this movie! Really emotional war/drama storty about 2 soldiers in 1ww.

                                                                            • Higo Wesley
                                                                              Higo Wesley  1 days back

                                                                              Best 2019 movie!

                                                                              • **LlamaDrama **
                                                                                **LlamaDrama **  1 days back

                                                                                I'm crushing on him rn

                                                                                • King Arthur
                                                                                  King Arthur  1 days back

                                                                                  Someone knocked into him and then died. That guy he knocked just didn't get back up

                                                                                  • freddieelm
                                                                                    freddieelm  1 days back

                                                                                    The first guy he bumped into just lay there

                                                                                    • Aditya Bansal
                                                                                      Aditya Bansal  1 days back

                                                                                      This has to be the best war movie that came out this century

                                                                                      • GuySaysThings
                                                                                        GuySaysThings  1 days back

                                                                                        he was one of the lost boys in the 2003 Peter Pan movie

                                                                                        • CizreK
                                                                                          CizreK  1 days back

                                                                                          If I ever was on this idiots show I would keep touching his hands. Fuck Fallon!

                                                                                          • roselyn rajoo
                                                                                            roselyn rajoo  1 days back

                                                                                            Sam Mendes should read this👉 3 to 4 million Indian Soldiers fought in Europe WW1 & WW2 for NOTHING!

                                                                                            • Nargon46
                                                                                              Nargon46  1 days back

                                                                                              Fantastic movie. Those guys all did such a fantastic job. I hope they win big at the Oscars!

                                                                                              • Sniperdude 31
                                                                                                Sniperdude 31  1 days back

                                                                                                George Mackay:

                                                                                                Jimmy Fallon: “George Mackai”