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‘The Current War’ - Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon let their ambitions electrify the world in the Tesla vs. Edison rivalry.

Release date: Fri 26 Jul 2019
Studio:Filmfinity distributes own commercialIndie by Filmfinity
Running time:105 (1h45’)
Age restriction:13 V

Let your ambition electrify the world.

Fuelled by the intense rivalry between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse, this is the dramatic story of the late 19th-century race to light up America and power the world.

Genre: Drama, Biopic, Historical
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Katherine Waterston, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, Tom Holland, Matthew Macfadyen, Tuppence Middleton
Directed by: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Screenplay: Michael Mitnick
Music: Danny Bensi, Volker Bertelmann, Saunder Jurriaans, Dustin O'Halloran
Produced by: Timur Bekmambetov, Basil Iwanyk, Steven Zaillian
Language: English
Country / Year: USA,  2018

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Entertainment Film Distributors are delighted to announce that THE CURRENT WAR, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the great American inventor Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon as his rival, revered entrepreneur, George Westinghouse, will be released in cinemas across the UK and Ireland on Friday 26h July. Produced by Timur Bekmambetov (‘Wanted’) for Bazelevs Production and Basil Iwanyk (‘A Star Is Born’) for Thunder Road Pictures. The film’s executive producers include Martin Scorsese (‘The Wolf of Wall Street’, ‘The Departed’) and Steve Zaillian (‘Schindler’s List’, ‘Moneyball’).