Trailer Watch: "The Current War"

Nicholas Hoult and Benedict Cumberbatch have come together for a historic film "The Current War". The makers of the movie have unveiled the trailer.

Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon and produced by Timur Bekmambetov and Basil Iwanyk. "The Current War" is about the story of the "war of the currents", which is a series of events revolving around the introduction of electric power transmission systems in the year 1880's and 1890's. This movie is mainly about the rivalry between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse, on whose invention of electrical system would supply power in the modern world. Along with Benedict Cumberbatch and Nicholas Hoult, other actors who will be seen in vital roles are: Michael Shannon, Tom Holland, Katherine Waterston, Matthew Macfadyen and Tuppence Middleton.

"The Current war" was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. It is slated to release on October 4th 2019.


-Akhila Kakarala