The Post

January 25, 2018

Director: Steven Spielberg; Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson; Genre: Biography, Drama, History; Age: +12; Time: 116min

Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in The Post, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham, the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee, as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers – and their very freedom – to help bring long-buried truths to light.