The Fifth Estate

  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Mickey Virus', 'The Fifth Estate' October 26, 2013

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Mickey Virus', directed by Saurabh Verma and starring Elli Avram, Manish Choudhary, Varun Badola and Puja Gupta and Hollywood movie 'The Fifth State'. He also speaks to filmmaker Asghar Farhidi on his movie 'The Past'. ...
  • 'The Fifth Estate' review: The film doesn't tell us anything we don't already know October 26, 2013

    Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Bruhl Director: Bill Condon The story of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his mission to expose the dark secrets of governments and corporates ought to make for a thrilling film. But The Fifth Estate, directed by Bill Condon, is a mostly dull affair. While Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch...
  • Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch October 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the...
  • WikiLeaks leaks 'Fifth Estate' script, blasts the film September 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: WikiLeaks is not happy with the way its co-founder Julian Assange has been depicted in Bill Condon's upcoming movie 'The Fifth Estate' and they are letting the world know about it. Benedict Cumberbatch plays Assange in the movie. The whistleblowing organization released a lengthy memo detailing what they consider...
  • The script of film on Assange leaked to WikiLeaks January 26, 2013

    London: If you're making a movie about WikiLeaks, this is the kind of thing you probably see coming. Julian Assange says he has obtained a leaked copy of the script for 'The Fifth Estate,' a DreamWorks film about the maverick computer expert and his famed secret-busting site. In a speech...
  • WikiLeaks film script leaked to WikiLeaks January 26, 2013

    London: If you're making a movie about WikiLeaks, this is the kind of thing you probably see coming. Julian Assange says he has obtained a leaked copy of the script for The Fifth Estate, a DreamWorks film about the maverick computer expert and his famed secret-busting site. In a speech before...
  • WikiLeaks film won't attempt any judgment: Director January 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Filming has begun on a movie drama about Julian Assange and his WikiLeaks website that director Bill Condon said will not attempt to pass final judgment on the former hacker and his influence. Hollywood movie studio DreamWorks said on Wednesday that 'The Fifth Estate,' starring British actor Benedict Cumberbatch...