PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.
Sarah Paulson and Bruce Greenwood also starred in American Crime Story (2016) (The People vs. O.J. Simpson).
...from the majority opinion: 'In the First Amendment the Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to fulfill its essential role in our democracy. The press was to serve the governed, not the governors.'
When the Post's team is sorting out the McNamara papers at Ben's house, one of them has a cigarette in his mouth and when cut, it suddenly moves to his hand. (1:05:06)
The 20th Century Fox logo is shown, but we do not hear the usual fanfare. Instead, we just hear the sound effects of the action in Vietnam which leads into the first scene of the film.
$19,361,968 (USA) (14 January 2018)
$81,903,458 (USA) (17 May 2018)
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