115 minutes – Drama, Political thriller
Release date: January 5, 2018 (Toronto)
Distributor: 20th Century Fox
Based on true events, The Post documents a time when The Washington Post publisher Kay Graham (Meryl Streep) and her driven editor, Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) worked to expose the government’s true reason for involving itself in the Vietnam War, which was explained via the controversial Pentagon Papers. Directed by Steven Spielberg, costars include Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, and Bruce Greenwood in the role of former US Defence Secretary Robert McNamara.