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This drama is based on the life of Julian Assange (played by Benedict Cumberbatch), the founder of WikiLeaks. The film focuses on the relationship between him and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Daniel Brühl) and how the success of their websites leads to the failure of their friendship.

MPAA Rating R for language and some violence.
Theatrical Release October 18, 2013
Director Bill Condon
Cast Benedict Cumberbatch, Carice van Houten, Daniel Brühl, Alicia Vikander
Run Time 128
2013 Touchstone Pictures Official Movie Website

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