1917 / Alternative Ending - Dr1 2020

Did you know that crows are one of the most intelligent animals on planet earth?

These feathered creatures possess an uncanny ability to solve complex problems and even recognize human faces. Just like these clever birds, the movie 1917 captivates us with its intricate storytelling and breathtaking cinematography.

However, as the credits rolled, did you find yourself yearning for a different outcome?

A twist that would leave you breathless, questioning everything you thought you knew?

Well, dear reader, your wish has been granted.

In this article, we present to you an alternative ending to the 1917 movie that will leave you on the edge of your seat, your heart pounding with anticipation.

Welcome to a world where the unexpected becomes reality, where the fate of our protagonists takes an exhilarating turn.

Get ready to experience 1917 like never before.

The new ending

As the sun sets on the battlefield, Lance Corporal Blake lies wounded, his life slowly slipping away. Schofield, desperate to complete his mission, cradles his dying friend, tears streaming down his face.

Suddenly, a figure emerges from the shadows, a German soldier with a look of compassion in his eyes.

The German soldier, Lieutenant Müller, kneels beside Blake, offering a small vial of medicine. "This will save him," he whispers, his voice filled with empathy. Schofield, torn between his duty and his loyalty to his fallen comrade, hesitates for a moment before accepting the vial.

With trembling hands, Schofield administers the medicine to Blake, who miraculously begins to regain strength. The wounded soldier opens his eyes, a mix of confusion and gratitude in his gaze. Schofield and Müller exchange a knowing glance, their shared humanity transcending the boundaries of war.

Together, Schofield, Blake, and Müller embark on a perilous journey to deliver the message. They navigate treacherous landscapes, dodge enemy fire, and face countless obstacles. Along the way, they encounter soldiers from both sides of the conflict, each with their own stories of sacrifice and loss.

As they near their destination, Schofield, Blake, and Müller find themselves caught in a fierce battle. Amidst the chaos, Müller is fatally wounded, sacrificing himself to save his newfound comrades.

Schofield and Blake, now bonded by their shared experiences, press on, determined to honor Müller's sacrifice and complete their mission.

Finally, they reach their destination, delivering the message that could save thousands of lives. But as they stand there, victorious yet haunted by the horrors they have witnessed, a question lingers in the air: What will become of them now? The war rages on, and their journey has forever changed them.

In the closing scene, Schofield and Blake, scarred but alive, stand on a hill overlooking the battlefield. They watch as soldiers from both sides lay down their weapons, their eyes filled with weariness and a glimmer of hope.

The war may not be over, but perhaps, in this moment, a seed of peace has been planted.

As the screen fades to black, viewers are left with a sense of awe and contemplation.

Questions for discussions

  • 1. Will Schofield and Blake be able to find peace and healing after their harrowing journey?
  • 2. How will the experience of working together with a German soldier change Schofield and Blake's perception of the enemy?
  • 3. What will happen to the message they delivered? Will it truly save thousands of lives?
  • 4. How will the sacrifice of Lieutenant Müller affect Schofield and Blake's understanding of duty and loyalty?
  • 5. Will the bond formed between Schofield, Blake, and Müller be remembered and honored by others?
  • 6. What will become of the soldiers from both sides who witnessed the act of compassion and sacrifice?
  • 7. How will the war continue to shape the lives of Schofield and Blake, even after completing their mission?
  • 8. Will the glimmer of hope seen in the eyes of the soldiers on the battlefield lead to a lasting peace?
  • 9. How will the experiences and stories shared by soldiers from both sides impact the larger narrative of the war?
  • 10. What will the lasting legacy of Schofield, Blake, and Müller be in the midst of a war that continues to rage on?
  • I have imagined other alternative endings; check the link below or in the sidebar.

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