The Post

Certificate
12A
Duration
115 minutes

Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and Sarah Paulson

Katharine Graham is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper -- The Washington Post. With help from editor Ben Bradlee, Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents. Together, they must overcome their differences as they risk their careers - and very freedom - to help bring long-buried truths to light.

5 stars "Spielberg's thrilling Pentagon Papers drama gives Meryl Streep her richest role in years" - The Telegraph

"An expertly-crafted and compelling film brought to tantalizing life by a master director and an all-star ensemble cast" - Screen Rant

4 stars "this story is more relevant than ever, and it is told with wit, precision and understated passion." - Mark Kermode's Film of the Week, The Guardian

4 stars - "Streep and Hanks shine in Spielberg's timely defense of the press and its freedom to expose corruption -- even when it implicates or embarrasses those in political power." - Common Sense Media

4 stars - "Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep impress as Washington Post bigwigs fighting to expose government lies about the Vietnam war" - The Guardian

4 stars - "riveting newspaper drama" - The Independent

6 Golden Globe nominations: Best Film – Drama, Best performance by an actress in a film – drama – Meryl Streep, Best performance by an actor in a film – drama – Tom Hanks, Best Director – film, Best Screenplay – film, Best Original Score – film

2 Academy Award nominations: Best Picture, Lead Actress - Meryl Streep

Showings

Thursday 1st March
Morning 1000  PARENT AND BABY Book
Monday 5th March
Evening 1930 Book
Wednesday 7th March
Matinee 1630 Book
Thursday 8th March
Matinee 1330 Book
Tuesday 13th March
Evening 1700 Book
Sunday 25th March
Evening 1900 Book

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