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Stamford Advocate
The 19 movies that audiences have hated the most in the last 30 yearspush it, they get $1 million — but pushing the button causes someone they don't
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
push it, they get $1 million — but pushing the button causes someone they don't know to die. "Bug" (2006)YouTube/Lionsgate Michael Shannon and Ashley Judd (who we are sad to say shows up more than once on this list), are paranoid about an... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The 19 movies that audiences have hated the most in the last 30 yearspush it, they get $1 million — but pushing the button causes someone they don't
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
push it, they get $1 million — but pushing the button causes someone they don't know to die. "Bug" (2006)YouTube/Lionsgate Michael Shannon and Ashley Judd (who we are sad to say shows up more than once on this list), are paranoid about an... Read more
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Lowell Sun
10 films one critic is excited to seediscovers in the Cold War-era lab she cleans at night. The cast also includes O
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
discovers in the Cold War-era lab she cleans at night. The cast also includes Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer, Oscar nominee Michael Shannon and Doug Jones, who played the Pale Man in Del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth," as the creature in the lab.... Read more
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Variety
Album Preview: Bob Dylan’s Gospel Years Celebrated in ‘Trouble No More’ Set… With Guest Evangelist Michael Shannonof pro-shot videotape of the gospel material being performed at 1980 tour dates
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
of pro-shot videotape of the gospel material being performed at 1980 tour dates. Between the songs, meanwhile, actor Michael Shannon appears in newly shot scenes playing an evangelical preacher and reading freshly scripted sermons, a curious... Read more
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Variety
Are You Ready for the Most Exciting Oscar Race in Years?to steepen the grade. Meanwhile, critics thoroughly dashed the hopes of Alfonso
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
to steepen the grade. Meanwhile, critics thoroughly dashed the hopes of Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s “The Current War,” with Michael Shannon and Benedict Cumberbatch, leaving the Weinstein Co. with Taylor Sheridan’s “Wind River” and maybe “The... Read more
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Mashable
Are we in for the most sex-positive Oscar race ever?friend is Giles (Richard Jenkins), a single gay man who's got a crush on a dine
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
friend is Giles (Richard Jenkins), a single gay man who's got a crush on a diner waiter. The film's villain, Strickland (Michael Shannon) is a married man who enjoys some afternoon delight with his wife. Not all sex is good sex in The Shape of... Read more
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Philly.com
Michael Shannon stars in Sam Shepard classic 'Simpatico' in S. Jerseybrings their production of the late, great Sam Shepard’s Simpatico to McCarter
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
brings their production of the late, great Sam Shepard’s Simpatico to McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton. The show stars Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire, Man of Steel) as Carter, now rich, and Guy Van Swearingen as Vinny, now broke. The play... Read more
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/Film
TIFF 2017 in Review: The Best and Worst From the Festeither. Sure, it’s a clear Oscar grab of a film, but it’s entertaining enough,
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
either. Sure, it’s a clear Oscar grab of a film, but it’s entertaining enough, and has enough style to spare. Plus, Michael Shannon sports some killer facial hair. Best Movie Where Michelle Pfeiffer and Ed Harris Have Sex And Make Jennifer... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
34 Fall Movies to Obsess Over, From ‘Justice League’ to ‘Wonder’(Nov. 24) The story of the rate between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
(Nov. 24) The story of the rate between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicholas Hoult, Michael Shannon, Tom Holland and Katherine Waterston. “Call Me by Your Name” (Nov. 24) After receiving rave reviews at... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
It's an extraordinary time to be Traverse City author Doug Stantonagainst the Taliban after 9/11. “Horse Soldiers” the movie, produced by Jerry
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
against the Taliban after 9/11. “Horse Soldiers” the movie, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and starring Chris Hemsworth and Michael Shannon, hits theaters in January. Stanton, an executive producer on the film, has also been considered for... Read more
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Boston Globe
'Stronger’ is stronger for sticking to one man’s story: Jeff Baumanhere. The usual awards calculations failed to calculate. “The Current War” cas
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
here. The usual awards calculations failed to calculate. “The Current War” casts Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon as his rival George Westinghouse, but while the movie’s entertaining Classics Illustrated hokum, it’s no... Read more
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The Mercury News
Ten big pictures: 2017’s most-anticipated fall filmsdiscovers in the Cold War-era lab she cleans at night. The cast also includes O
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
discovers in the Cold War-era lab she cleans at night. The cast also includes Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer, Oscar nominee Michael Shannon and Doug Jones, who played the Pale Man in Del Toro’s “Pan’s Labyrinth,” as the creature in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Matt Damon puts down record $16.6M for Brooklyn penthouseluxury building is located in the tony Brooklyn Heights neighborhood, whose res
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
luxury building is located in the tony Brooklyn Heights neighborhood, whose residents include Mary Louise Parker, Michael Shannon, Lena Dunham, Paul Giamatti and artist Matthew Barney. It is not known how much Damon offered for the... Read more
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metro
TIFF 2017: The Shape of Water is del Toro's best work since Pan's Labyrinth(Picture: Fox Searchlight Pictures) Del Toro and co-screenwriter Vanessa Taylo
metro / Posted 9 days ago
(Picture: Fox Searchlight Pictures) Del Toro and co-screenwriter Vanessa Taylor use the character of Colonel Strickland (Michael Shannon) to show us whose opinion counted the most during that period – the straight, white male; at one point... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'The Shape of Water' Red-Band Trailer Offers Further Glimpse Into Mysterious Creature's Escapeto have more of a prevalent role in the film as Elise’s co-worker Zelda. Zelda
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
to have more of a prevalent role in the film as Elise’s co-worker Zelda. Zelda helps keep Elise’s secret from Strickland (Michael Shannon), assumed to be the ringleader of their work. Desperate to find the creature, Strickland begins to feverishly... Read more
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express
Shape of Water movie trailer: Hellboy prequel gives FIRST look at Abe and drops F-bombEliza and friends' brave plot to rescue the mysterious creature who is being to
express / Posted 9 days ago
Eliza and friends' brave plot to rescue the mysterious creature who is being tortured at a secret government laboratory. Michael Shannon is typically chilling as Abe's villainous jailer and tormentor. Guy Lodge from Variety called The Shape of... Read more
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/Film
The Shape of Water Red Band Trailer: An Up Close and Personal Look at the Creaturebreaks him out with the help of her co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) and her n
/Film / Posted 9 days ago
breaks him out with the help of her co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) and her next-door neighbor Giles (Richard Jenkins). Michael Shannon‘s villainous government agent rages at the loss of The Asset and interrogates Elisa, but is only met with... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Guillermo del Toro on finally letting the monster get the girl in 'The Shape of Water'The cast (including Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jon
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
The cast (including Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones and Sally Hawkins) paused to talk a bit deeper about being a part of the director's notable, blue-hued imagination at the LA Times studio suite at the Toronto... Read more
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Variety
HBO Films Redefined the TV Movie — Now It’s Poised to Redefine Itselfof the classic Ray Bradbury novel to be directed by Ramin Bahrani (“99 Homes”)
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
of the classic Ray Bradbury novel to be directed by Ramin Bahrani (“99 Homes”) and starring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon. And then there’s “My Dinner With Hervé,” “a quirky character movie,” per Amato, headlined by “Game of... Read more
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Variety
Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’ to Open Austin Film Festivalmarketable electricity in the United States between Thomas Edison (played by Be
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
marketable electricity in the United States between Thomas Edison (played by Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon). The film, which premiered Sept. 9 in Toronto, also stars Tom Holland, Nicholas Hoult, and Katherine... Read more
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Mashable
The most romantic movie of 2017 is about a woman who loves a mermana black woman who works with Eliza, and Giles (a scene-stealing Richard Jenkins
Mashable / Posted 11 days ago
a black woman who works with Eliza, and Giles (a scene-stealing Richard Jenkins), a gay man who lives next door to Eliza. Michael Shannon and Michael Stuhlbarg in The Shape of Water. Image: Kerry Hayes / 20th Century Fox The guy who does reflect... Read more
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Market Watch
Guillermo Del Toro on new monster fantasy film ‘The Shape of Water’: ‘It’s about now’and won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival over the weekend. The alle
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
and won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival over the weekend. The allegorical romantic fantasy, which also stars Michael Shannon and Octavia Spencer, is more “Beauty and the Beast” than “Frankenstein.” Unveiling the movie at the Toronto... Read more
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The Washington Times
Guillermo del Toro: Donald Trump’s America like a ‘tumor’never really went away. They’ve been latent all this time,” he said. “The Shap
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
never really went away. They’ve been latent all this time,” he said. “The Shape of Water,” which stars Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon and Richard Jenkins, is set to be released Dec. 8 by Fox Searchlight, THR reported. It won the Golden Lion... Read more
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New Kerala
Deadly to judge character you are portraying: Benedict Cumberbatch - newkerala news #271208go about it the right way." Helmed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, 'The Current War' a
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
go about it the right way." Helmed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, 'The Current War' also stars Katherine Waterston, Tom Holland, Michael Shannon and Nicolas Hoult. The flick is slated to hit the screens on January 19, 2018. Share it!Deadly to judge... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump-era America is 'Cancer' says Guillermo Del Toro - newkerala news #271146they never really went away. They've been latent all this time." 'The Shape of
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
they never really went away. They've been latent all this time." 'The Shape of Water', which also stars Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Doug Jones and Richard Jenkins, is set to be released December 8. Share it!Trump-era America is 'Cancer'... Read more
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Daily Mail
Benedict Cumberbatch CHARGES fans to meet him earning him £240kanother skill-set which isn't so much about being a maverick genius.' The new
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
another skill-set which isn't so much about being a maverick genius.' The new film features Nocturnal Animals actor Michael Shannon, who plays entrepreneur Westinghouse, while Nicholas Hoult portrays Nikola Tesla. Edison and Westinghouse... Read more
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metro
Benedict Cumberbatch's The Current War is a film about light with shades of greyout- which sounds dry but with flawless visuals from cinematographer Chung-hoon
metro / Posted 12 days ago
out- which sounds dry but with flawless visuals from cinematographer Chung-hoon Chung and a career-best performance from Michael Shannon it is anything but. Benedict Cumberbatch stars Edison, a man who resented Westinghouse – who invented the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Guillermo del Toro Sees Trump-Era America As a "Cancer"this now, and I do hope that the world lasts long enough that we can start repa
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
this now, and I do hope that the world lasts long enough that we can start repairing it again." The Shape of Water, which also stars Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Doug Jones and Richard Jenkins, is set to be released by Fox Searchlight on Dec.... Read more
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/Film
The Current War Review: A Visually Inventive Biopic That Burns Out [TIFF]New York and set in motion a plan to light up the entire country. This is pote
/Film / Posted 12 days ago
New York and set in motion a plan to light up the entire country. This is potentially bad news for George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon). Westinghouse has interests in the gas that people have been using for lamps to light their homes, and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
“The Current War” Trailer Looks Like It Was Engineered In An Oscars LabWho: Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, and director Alfons
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
Who: Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, and director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon. Why we care: We are just barely removed from the time of year that brings us films like Baywatch and Transformers: The Last Knight, aka that time robots... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Toronto Diary: 'The Shape of Water,' 'Molly's Game' stand out in a strong actress fieldSpencer and Richard Jenkins as Eliza’s loyal friends, Michael Stuhlbarg as a do
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Spencer and Richard Jenkins as Eliza’s loyal friends, Michael Stuhlbarg as a doctor who becomes an unexpected ally, and Michael Shannon, almost too ideally cast as a scarily menacing federal agent. Like Del Toro’s 2006 triumph “Pan’s... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Benedict Cumberbatch Says He Has "No Vanity" Playing CharactersGomez-Rejon's movie has Cumberbatch face off against rival American electricity
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Gomez-Rejon's movie has Cumberbatch face off against rival American electricity pioneer George Westinghouse, played by Michael Shannon. Both men battle to develop the predominant electrical current (direct or alternating, respectively).... Read more
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Variety
‘The Current War’accent that both seem modeled on Indiana Jones, Edison is brash, arrogant, and
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
accent that both seem modeled on Indiana Jones, Edison is brash, arrogant, and self-regarding, though not without reason. Michael Shannon is heavily mutton-chopped and mustachioed as Westinghouse, dialing down his intrinsic weirdness to play a man... Read more
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express
The Shape of Water WINS at Venice Film Festival: Early OSCARS buzz For Del Toro, Hawkinsin slow motion. It’s not a trajectory you plan.” The Mexican director's magica
express / Posted 13 days ago
in slow motion. It’s not a trajectory you plan.” The Mexican director's magical new movie also features Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon and del Toro regular Doug Jones, as the creature Abe. Del Toro now looks set to follow his fellow Hispanic... Read more
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Daily Mail
Benedict Cumberbatch shares red carpet with Katherine Waterstonanother skill-set which isn't so much about being a maverick genius.' The new
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
another skill-set which isn't so much about being a maverick genius.' The new film features Nocturnal Animals actor Michael Shannon, who plays entrepreneur Westinghouse, while Nicholas Hoult portrays Nikola Tesla. Edison and Westinghouse... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Guillermo del Toro on Turning a Monster Into a Leading Man for 'Shape of Water'cast? I wrote it specifically for Sally Hawkins, I wrote it specially for Octa
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
cast? I wrote it specifically for Sally Hawkins, I wrote it specially for Octavia Spencer, and I wrote it specifically for Michael Shannon. I met Sally at a party a couple of years before we shot. I said, “I’m writing a movie for you.” You’d never... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 biopics bringing history to the big screen this fallmen, who fought to overtake each other in the field of electricity in the 1870s
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
men, who fought to overtake each other in the field of electricity in the 1870s, will be played by Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon. By Alfonso Gomez-Rejon With Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Tom Holland and Nicolas Hoult Release:... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Sherlock star Cumberbatch plays Thomas Edisonabout bringing a character to life and that requires another skill-set which is
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
about bringing a character to life and that requires another skill-set which isn't so much about being a maverick genius.' Michael Shannon plays entrepreneur George Westinghouse who competed with Edison over whose favoured supply would win, with... Read more
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Inquirier.net
WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch plays Thomas Edison in ‘The Current War’who worked on several episodes of the TV series “Glee” and “American Horror Sto
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
who worked on several episodes of the TV series “Glee” and “American Horror Stories”. “The Current War” also stars Michael Shannon (“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”) and Nicholas Hoult (“X-Men: First Class”). RELATED... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Five things to know from 'The Current War' premiere at TIFF"The Current War," a drama about the race between Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumbe
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
"The Current War," a drama about the race between Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) to determine what electrical system would power the United States, had its world premiere at the Toronto International... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Playing geniuses keeps me grounded, says Benedict Cumberbatchto life and that requires another skill-set which isn’t so much about being a m
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
to life and that requires another skill-set which isn’t so much about being a maverick genius.” Nocturnal Animals actor Michael Shannon plays entrepreneur Westinghouse while Nicholas Hoult portrays Nikola Tesla. Behold: Sir Benedict Cumberbatch... Read more
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EuroNews
Del Toro wins Golden Lion at Venice for "The Shape of Water"described his dark fairy tale as a portrait of hope – “as opposed to now,” he s
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
described his dark fairy tale as a portrait of hope – “as opposed to now,” he said. The film stars Sally Hawkins and Michael Shannon and tells the story of a mute cleaning lady who falls in love with an aquatic creature. The runner-up Grand... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Guillermo del Toro Wins Golden Lion for 'The Shape of Water'anti-Hollywood love story who falls in love with a sea monster being held capti
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
anti-Hollywood love story who falls in love with a sea monster being held captive by the U.S. government. Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Doug Jones and Richard Jenkins also star. Del Toro’s fellow “Three Amigos” have all struck Oscar gold after... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Venice Film Festival Awards Announced (Updating Live)which won the Silver Lion Grand Jury Prize in Venice, was shut out from the Osc
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
which won the Silver Lion Grand Jury Prize in Venice, was shut out from the Oscars, with only a supporting actor nod for Michael Shannon. Venice also had its first-ever VR jury this year, led by John Landis. With a separate exhibition space set... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Borg/McEnroe' Director Calls Shia LaBeouf "My Secret Lover" as Festival Opensother biopics will screen in Toronto, some with Oscar ambitions, like The Curre
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
other biopics will screen in Toronto, some with Oscar ambitions, like The Current War, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon as Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse, and Andy Serkis' directorial debut, Breathe, which stars Andrew... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bizarre spy thriller should lead Sally to an Oscar nodbut hugely touching love story unfolds, yet at the same time the film is pulsat
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
but hugely touching love story unfolds, yet at the same time the film is pulsatingly tense, featuring Soviet spies and Michael Shannon as the brutal government agent determined to have the creature cut open to discover its secrets. It’s a... Read more
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CNET
Benedict Cumberbatch lights up new 'Current War' trailerWar," which features inventor Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch, of "Sherlock
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
War," which features inventor Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch, of "Sherlock" fame) competing with George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon, of "Boardwalk Empire" and "Man of Steel") to see whose electrical system will win out. "I'm so full of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon Spar in 'The Current War' Trailertrailer for The Weinstein Co.'s drama The Current War debuted online Thursday,
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
trailer for The Weinstein Co.'s drama The Current War debuted online Thursday, and features stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon embroiled in a battle of wits, words and their creations as inventors Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse,... Read more
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/Film
The Current War Trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch & Michael Shannon Have an Electric Battlebattle is coming to the big screen this fall. The Current War stars Benedict C
/Film / Posted 16 days ago
battle is coming to the big screen this fall. The Current War stars Benedict Cumberbatch as inventor Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon as entrepreneur and engineer George Westinghouse as the two battle to see whose idea for bringing electricity... Read more
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Variety
TV News Roundup: ‘The Talk’ Season 8 to Premiere in Septemberis in an accident. She will also appear in “Thank You For Your Service” alongsi
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
is in an accident. She will also appear in “Thank You For Your Service” alongside Miles Teller and “Horse Soldiers” with Michael Shannon and Chris Hemsworth. King is repped by Sol Talent. The inaugural Tribeca TV Festival presented by AT&T has... Read more
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