Arts > Timely scoop: The roar of press freedom

18 January 2018 | by Anthony Quinn

Timely scoop: The roar of press freedom

Timely scoop: The roar of press freedom


Newspaper movies are now old-fashioned creatures – dinosaurs, even – so it is reassuring to have Steven Spielberg in charge of The Post. This is the director at his least flashy, but at a moment when press integrity is under attack and “fake news” is the blowhard’s battle cry it may be the most timely film he has ever made.



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