United Kingdom: July 26 2019
United States: December 22 2017
Ranking: 1,198 out of 15,288 movies (up 445)
4.6 by 4 media
Film directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, director of the award-winning 'Yo, él y Raquel' and most of the episodes of the series 'American Horro Story'. 'The Current War' the biographical film is based on the competition carried out by Edison and George Westinghouse, to create an electrical system in the United States that became known as the 'war of the currents', a historical rivalry to which we owe much of the contemporary electrical system. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch (Thomas Edison), Tom Holland (Samuel Insull), Michael Shannon (George Westinghouse), Nicholas Hoult (Nikola Tesla) and Katherine Waterston (Marguerite Westinghouse).