Posts tagged "The Fifth Estate"

I’m Not “An Easily Bought Cypher for Right Wing Propaganda”: Benedict Cumberbatch Responds to Julian Assange

Amidst Julian Assange and Wikileaks’ battle against The Fifth Estate, a film about the rise and fall of WikiLeaks starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the organization’s white-haired founder, Cumberbatch used his Reddit AMA to counter Assange’s accusations that the film is a smear campaign.

By: Robert Kessler / October 11, 2013

Here Are the Films That Will Begin Their Oscar Campaigns at the Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto Film Festival announced 75 of the likely 250-plus films it will screen Tuesday. The September festival often hosts the world or North American premieres of films that will go on to take Oscar gold. Argo premiered there last year. In fact every best picture winner in the last decade except The Departed and Lord of the

By: Robert Kessler / July 23, 2013

Here’s the Trailer for the WikiLeaks Movie

Another day, another Benedict Cumberbatch trailer. Yesterday it was 12 Years a Slave; today it’s the trailer for The Fifth Estate, starring Cumberbatch as notorious WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The movie is directed by Bill Condon, with a screenplay based in part on the book by former Wikileaks spokesperson Daniel Domscheit-BergInside WikiLeaks: My Time with Julian Assange

By: Robert Kessler / July 17, 2013