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The Current War

The Current War (DVD, M)

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon as George Westinghouse, The Current War is the story of the rivalry between the greatest inventors of the industrial age over whose electrical system would power the new century. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazz...les the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, has seen fatal flaws in Edisons direct current design. Igniting the infamous war of currents, Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternating current. Directed by Alfonso Gomez?Rejon and written by playwright Michael Mitnick, THE CURRENT WAR also stars Katherine Waterston, Nicholas Hoult, Tom Holland, Matthew Macfadyen, and Tuppence Middleton.
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DVD Code R-126196-9
Rating M
Year 2017
Runtime 108 mins
Disks 1 disk(s)
Format DVD, M
Released 26 Aug 2020
Out of print

Movie Information

Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Cast and Crew Benedict Cumberbatch, Oliver Powell, Katherine Waterston, Nancy Crane, Liza Ross, Tim Steed, Michael Shannon, David Morley Hale, Amy Marston, Robert Jezek, Abigail Johns, Tom Bell, Giles Terera, Samuel Dutton & Stanley Townsend
Languages English
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio 2.40:1
Tagline Inspired by True Events


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DVD Code R-126196-9
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Roadshow
Released 26 Aug 2020
Publication Country
Format DVD, M
Category Drama
Number of Pages 1
Dimensions Height: 108mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 400g
Interest Age General Audience
Number of Disks 1