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.
This is the first major film collaboration of actress Meryl Streep and director Steven Spielberg. Streep previously performed the voice of "The Blue Fairy" in Spielberg's A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001). Spielberg later wanted her to play Dr. Hineman in Minority Report (2002), but she had to back out and was replaced by Lois Smith.
Wouldn't you go to prison to stop this war?
Ben Bagdikian: Theoretically, sure.
When Katherine Graham visits Robert McNamara at his house and as McNamara is angrily warning Graham about what Nixon could do to her and her newspaper, with the camera at his back facing her, finger is pointing at her but when the scene switches to her perspective, he clearly has his hands at his sides.
"The making and authorized distribution of this film supported over 12,000 jobs and involved hundreds of thousands of work hours."
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$19,361,968 (USA) (14 January 2018)
$81,903,458 (USA) (17 May 2018)
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