The Current War
With Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, Katherine Waterston, Matthew MacFadyen. 105 minutes + trailers.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon star in this epic historical drama about the battle to light the world. Celebrity inventor Thomas Edison (Cumberbatch) is on the verge of bringing electricity to Manhattan; meanwhile, businessman George Westinghouse (Shannon) and his upstart genius partner Nikolai Tesla (Nicholas Hoult) think they have a superior plan for electrifying America, with the AC current. Embarking on a cutthroat competition to power the nation, they spark one of the first and greatest corporate feuds in American history, breaking all the rules in their quest for ever greater innovation.
Friday 6th September at 11am
Monday 9th September at 7:30pm
£6 - Over 60s/Students