The Post

The Post PosterIt wouldn’t be a vintage awards year without the presence of some familiar names. In the year when the Academy Awards celebrates its 90th anniversary, it’s only fitting that one of its Best Picture nominees is directed by arguably the biggest name in filmmaking, Steven Spielberg, and starring multiple Academy Award winners Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep. That film is The Post, and it follows a tradition in cinema for taking on and re-telling the fascinating stories from the world of journalism. Following on from Spotlight’s success in 2015, and being set in the era of All The President’s Men (1976), it finds itself in illustrious cinematic company. Continue reading