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The Current War - Director's Cut

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Three brilliant visionaries set off in a charged battle for the future in The Current War, the epic story of the cutthroat competition that literally lit up the modern world. Benedict Cumberbatch is Thomas Edison, the celebrity inventor on the verge of bringing electricity to Manhattan with his radical new DC technology. On the eve of triumph, his plans are upended by charismatic businessman George Westinghouse, who believes he and his partner, the upstart genius Nikolai Tesla, have a superior idea for how to rapidly electrify America: with AC current. As Edison and Westinghouse grapple for who will power the nation, they spark one of the first and greatest corporate feuds in American history, establishing for future Titans of Industry the need to break all the rules.

Details

Drama

1 hr 47 min

Opened October, 25th 2019

PG-13 for for some violent content and thematic elements

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch
Michael Shannon
Nicholas Hoult
Katherine Waterston

Director

Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Writer

Michael Mitnick

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