'The Post' Review: Vibrant, Vital and Essential

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'The Post' Review: Vibrant, Vital and Essential

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Has a mainstream movie ever been more timely than “The Post”? At a moment in American history when our free press is besieged and truth itself is under unprecedented assault, Steven Spielberg’s drama recounts the transformation of the Washington Post from a local paper into a national institution that exposed government lies during the Vietnam War. It’s a great story told well, for the most part, and exceptionally well through Meryl Streep’s Katharine Graham, the Post’s publisher, whose leadership in the face of danger to…

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