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"The Current War: Director's Cut" quotes

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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.

Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Writer: Michael Mitnick
Production: 101 Studios
Year: 2017
MetaScore: 55/100
ImdbRating: 6.4
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 25 Oct 2019
Awards: N/A

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Cast

Thomas Edison - Benedict Cumberbatch
Marguerite Westinghouse - Katherine Waterston
Gladys - Nancy Crane
Beti - Liza Ross
Maurice Manesburg - Tim Steed
George Westinghouse - Michael Shannon
Frederick Worthington - David Morley Hale
Annabelle Worthington - Amy Marston
Mr. Faulk - Robert Jezek
Emily Faulk - Abigail Johns
Reverend Vincent - Tom Bell
Elijah McCoy - Giles Terera
Mr. Burton - Samuel Dutton
Franklin Pope - Stanley Townsend
Young Dotty Edison - Sophia Ally
Mary Edison - Tuppence Middleton
Young Dash Edison - Woody Norman
Samuel Insull - Tom Holland
J.P. Morgan - Matthew Macfadyen
White House Butler - Dominic Coleman
President Chester A. Arthur - Corey Johnson
Nikola Tesla - Nicholas Hoult
Dorothy Brookes - Emma Davies
Doctor Grandoff - Nigel Whitmey
Lewis Latimer - Simon Manyonda
Hannah - Katy Poulter
Sherman Quincy - Celyn Jones
Reporter - Iain McKee
Journalist 1 - Ekow Quartey
Journalist 2 - Will Irvine
North Dakota Delegate - James Chalmers
New Orleans Investment Banker - Adam Pearce
Fort Worth Investment Banker - Toby Williams
Sioux City Investment Banker - Simon Connolly
Horace Kaden - Joseph Balderrama
Benjamin Vale - Harry Melling
Robert Lane - Craig Roberts
William Kemmler - Conor MacNeill
Warden Durston - Craig Conway
Womack - Simon Kunz
Pool Hall Local 1 - Nick Preston
Pool Hall Local 2 - Jake Davies
George W. Johnson (as Donovan F. Blackwood) - Donovan Blackwood
Confederate Soldier - Brendan Cowell
Photographer - Bob Karper
Furniture Seller - Sam Swann
Bourke Cockran - Damien Molony
Attorney General - Garrick Hagon
Rough Looking Man - Turlough Convery
Peter - Josh Finan
Francis Upton - Ben Mars
Academic - Brian Ferguson
Hotel Manager - Branwell Donaghey
Man in Elevator - George Potts
Daniel Burnham - Colin Stinton
Mr. Cannon - Simon Lowe
Schwab (as Philip Phillmar) - Philip Philmar
Mayor Creiger - Richard Glover
Older Dot - Evy Frearson
President Grover Cleveland - John Pierce Jones
Lunching Lady 1 (as Beti Gomez-Rejon) - Beti B. Gomes-Rejon
Lunching Lady 2 - Maite Gomez-Rejon
Autograph Son - Harry Moore
Autograph Father - Daniel Millar
Southwood Brown - Tom Fisher
Gentleman - Lasco Atkins
Westinghouse Secretary - Jed Aukin
Wabco Worker - Fares Boulos
Cinema Goer - Steve Carroll
City Gent - Andy Cockell
Hotel Guest - Pamela Betsy Cooper
Court Spectator / Train passenger / Gentleman's Club member - Nick Davison
Reporter - James Dearing
NYSE member - Steven I. Dillard
Coachman - Marc Esse
City Gentleman - Jesús Gallo
South Dakota Delegate - Greg Haiste
Gentleman - Ian Hearnshaw
Guest of Honour - Oscar Heron
City Gent - Phil Hodges
Scenic painter - Sam Hollobon
Stock Exchange Attendee - Ruth Horrocks
Policeman - Thor Janke
WABCO worker - Gary Kiely
Scientist - John Kinory
Wabco Worker - Adam Lazarus
Dakota Businessman - Saul Marron
Stock Broker - Jason Matthewson
Lawyer - Martyn Mayger
New York Stockbroker - Christopher McMullen
Henry Walsh - Kevin Millington
Wabco's wife - Catherine Monfils
Footman - Andrew Okello
Mr. Westinghouse's Secretary - Jeremy Oliver
Party Guest - Faye Ormston
Scientist - Mark Ryder
Emily Faulk - Abigail Sakari
George Westinghouse's secretary - Benjamin Schnau
Rudolph Young - John Schwab
Stock Exchange Woman - Janette Sharpe
Fat Cat - Richard Stanley
Boy - Tom Sweet
New York Death Committee Member - Roderick Swift
Stock Enchange Gent - Michael Yates