The Current War

The Current War

"Power changes everything"
  • PG-13
  • 2017
  • 1 hr 47 min
  • 6.5  (20,521)
  • 55

The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world.

The Current War
Director's Cut: Did I Mention That His System's Lethal
Director's Cut: Did I Mention That His System's Lethal

Clip - 45 sec

Director's Cut: Only Because You Said It Will
Director's Cut: Only Because You Said It Will

Clip - 1 min 3 sec

Director's Cut: What A Roaring Silence
Director's Cut: What A Roaring Silence

Clip - 50 sec

Director's Cut: Misfortune Does Not Trump Progress
Director's Cut: Misfortune Does Not Trump Progress

Clip - 50 sec

Director's Cut: Benedict Cumberbatch On Thomas Edison
Director's Cut: Benedict Cumberbatch On Thomas Edison

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 7 sec

Director's Cut: Matthew Macfadyen On J.P. Morgan
Director's Cut: Matthew Macfadyen On J.P. Morgan

Behind the Scenes - 25 sec

Description
The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world.

The Current War is a 2017 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 47 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 55.

The Current War is available to watch, stream, download and buy, rent on demand at Amazon Prime, Hulu, Apple TV+, Showtime, The Roku Channel, FlixFling VOD, Amazon, Apple TV and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Current War for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2017
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 47 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (20,521)
  • Metascore
    55