Katherine Graham – Publisher of well-known Washington Post, and Ben Bradlee, Editor, are brought to life by director Steven Spielberg in The Post with such talents starring as Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep.
The leading lady -despite her spate of altercations with President Trump- wants him to watch the movie to know what nationalism is all about!
They’ve called each other names in the past. Whereas Trump has trashed her acting skills, the lady has scorned his presumptuous highhandedness. Nonetheless, Streep would very much like the President to watch her latest film.
The Post is about Bradlee and Graham’s
struggles to bring the White House’s nefarious, clandestine activities out in
the open by publishing the top-secret chronicles of the devastating US-Vietnam
War; the Pentagon Papers.
It is a narration of how America’s first lady publisher made a niche for herself in a patriarchal society through path-breaking journalism and sheer power of will. Her untiring efforts led her to win a pioneering victory over the Office of the (then) President of the United States, Richard Nixon.
This is the first time Meryl has joined hands with the amiable Tom Hanks for a movie and she cannot stop gushing over how very talented he is. His attractive looks and stylishness notwithstanding, the actor is a master of ready witticisms and a commanding persona.
The lady is
Based on materials: mirror.co.uk