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The Current War (2017)

105 min | Biography, Drama, History

The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world.
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Oct 15, 2017 (United States)

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Tom Holland
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Benedict Cumberbatch
Thomas Edison Thomas Edison   See fewer
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Katherine Waterston
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Mary Edison Mary Edison   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 493 votes