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The Fifth Estate Drama

Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl in 'The Fifth Estate'

Following Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Brühl), an early supporter and eventual colleague of Julian Assange (Cumberbatch), "The Fifth Estate” traces the heady, early days of WikiLeaks, culminating in the release of a series of controversial and history changing information leaks. The website’s overnight success brought instant fame to its principal architects and transformed the flow of information to news media and the world at large.


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HitFix Reviews and Ratings

  • C+
    Telling the story of Julian Assange and Wikileaks may be a task better left to history judging by the ambitious but muddled 'Fifth Estate,' the opening night movie for this year's Toronto Film Festival.

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Released - Friday, October 18 , 2013
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