Thomas Edison Archives

'The Current War' Available on Digital Now, Blu-ray March 31st
Benedict Cumberbatch is Thomas Edison, the celebrity inventor on the verge of bringing electricity to Manhattan with his radical new DC technology.  On the eve of triumph, his plans are upended by charismatic businessman George Westinghouse (Shannon) who believes he and his partner, the upstart genius Nikolai Tesla (Hoult), have a superior idea for how[...]
Rough Riders: Ride or Die #1 cover by Patrick Olliffe and Gabe Eltaeb
This comic brings a League of Extraordinary Gentlemen-esque tale of Teddy Roosevelt and a band of turn-of-the-century heroes like Thomas Edison, Annie Oakley, and Harry Houdini fighting supernatural threats on behalf of the free world. This is one that Eliot could get his hands, so we could have a back and forth about this comic[...]
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[...]