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The Post

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Original title
The Post
Running time
116 min.
United States United States
Liz Hannah, Josh Singer
John Williams
Janusz Kaminski
Amblin Entertainment, DreamWorks SKG, Pascal Pictures, Participant Media. Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Drama | 1970s. Journalism. Based On A True Story
Synopsis / Plot
Set in June, 1971, this is a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post's Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), 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.
2017: Academy Awards: Nominated for Best Picture & Actress (Meryl Streep)
2017: Golden Globes: 6 Nominations including Best Picture Drama & Director
2017: National Board of Review (NBR): Best Film, Actor (Hanks) & Actress (Streep)
2017: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - Movies of the Year
2017: Critics Choice Awards: 8 Nominations including Best Picture & Director
2017: San Francisco Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Editing
2017: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
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