• Biography
    Drama
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  • Rated: PG-13
  • Director: Alfonso Gomez Rejon
  • Writer: Michael Mitnick
  • Creators: Michael Mitnick
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Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse -- the greatest inventors of the industrial age -- engage in a battle of technology and ideas that will determine whose electrical system will power the new century. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, sees fatal flaws in Edison's direct current design. Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternating current.
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    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: PG-13
  • Director: Alfonso Gomez Rejon
  • Writer: Michael Mitnick
  • Creators: Michael Mitnick

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    Conor Macneill
    Benjamin Schnau
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    Jay William Whittington Barrette
    Thor Janke
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Watch The Current War: Director's Cut
  • (2017)

  • Biography
    Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: PG-13
  • Director: Alfonso Gomez Rejon
  • Writer: Michael Mitnick
  • Creators: Michael Mitnick
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Synopsis

Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse -- the greatest inventors of the industrial age -- engage in a battle of technology and ideas that will determine whose electrical system will power the new century. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, sees fatal flaws in Edison's direct current design. Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternating current.

Starring
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
    Mike Shannon
    Michael Shannon
    Nicholas Hoult
    Katherine Waterston
    Tuppence Middleton
    Tom Holland
    Matthew Mcfadyen
    Matthew Macfadyen
    Conor Macneill
    Benjamin Schnau
    Lasco Atkins
    Jay William Whittington Barrette
    Thor Janke
    Ekow Quartey