The Current War Archives

'The Current War' Available on Digital Now, Blu-ray March 31st
The Current War, about the competition to create electricity, is available now to watch on VOD, and a special director's cut will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on March 31st An all-star cast is in this one, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, and Tom Holland Funny- all four of them have been[...]
nikola Tesla
Mainly, the fight revolved around the two personalities of Edison and Tesla. The Weinstein company just released the first trailer for their upcoming film The Current War: Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Edison Such a strange casting choice, really, as he is what, five inches too tall to be the inventor? Michael Shannon plays George Westinghouse, the budding businessman who[...]
It's Electric: Benedict Cumberbatch As Thomas Edison
  The first image from Alfonso Gomez-Rejon's upcoming film The Current War was released this weekend, showing off Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison I'd say the make-up crew almost nailed the look The movie will focus on the rivalry between Edison and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) in the late 1880's, as both try to come up with[...]