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.
The original title for the screenplay was 'The Post', but it was retitled 'The Papers' once the project was put into preproduction. The title was changed back again in the postproduction stage.
He says we can't, I say we can. There, you're caught up.
When Ben Bagdikian goes outside to use the bank of pay phones in June 1971, a blue 1972 Cadillac sedan drives past. The 1972 models would not have been available until August 1971.
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)