About the film
Director: Steven Spielberg
Actors: Meryl Streep, Tom HanksInspired by true events this explosive drama about the events that led to the exposure of the White House cover up that became know as The Pentagon Papers by the Washington Post.
Steven Spielberg's thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s publisher Katharine Graham (Meryl Streep), and editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks), as they race 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. Already a major award-winner - scooping the US National Board of Review's BEST FILM, BEST ACTOR and BEST ACTRESS awards.