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Current War, The


USA 2017, 102 minutes
Dir. Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Rating: [M] Adult themes
Genres: Drama

Topics: Biopic, Period - 1800s.


“A stylish portrayal of a literal power struggle based on truly interesting historical figures and events.”~Dan Jolin, Empire

Aroview: Historical biopic exploring the rivalries between the greatest inventors of the industrial age, with Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison, Michael Shannon as George Westinghouse and Nicholas Hoult as Nikola Tesla. With Edison having just unveiled his electric lightbulb, and conflict ensues over the type of electrical charge that should be used as well as the commercial uses of electricity. A fascinating topic buoyed by an impressive cast.

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DVD Features

  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • aspect ratio: 16:9

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