Four decades of secrets. One determined newspaper.


DIRECTED BY: Steven Spielberg
WRITTEN BY: Liz Hannah and Josh Singer
STARRING: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and Bob Odenkirk

SYNOPSIS: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government. (IMDB)


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Review

The Post is a slow political thriller that brings together the talent of Spielberg, Streep and Hanks for the first time. What is expected to be an award magnet becomes a character-driven, dragging story about a very relevant topic that sheds light on some important issues with society today.

★★★★★★★½☆☆ 7.5/10 – Consider


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