News Of The World American Western Drama Is Streaming Online Watch on Netflix With English Subtitles, Release Date 9th February 2021.
This historical drama is based off the 2016 novel of the same name, written by American poet and novelist Paulette Jiles. This Perfect World Pictures, Playtone and Pretty Pictures produced film first released in theaters, in the United States with Universal Pictures distributing the movie domestically, while Netflix distributing it internationally.
Set five years after the civil war, in 1870, the movie follows an old war veteran, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a former member of the Confederate infantry, who now makes a living travelling town to town reading newspapers for the general public for ten cents per person. On his journey, he crosses paths with a 10-year-old girl taken by the Kiowa people. When he is assigned to take the young child to her aunt and uncle, Kidd reluctantly takes her along with him across the harsh terrains of Texas. The long journey becomes a fight for survival as the travelling duo encounter many dangers on the road.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Helena Zengel, Michael Covino, Fred Hechinger, Neil Sandilands, Thomas Francis Murphy, Mare Winningham, Elizabeth Marvel, Chukwudi Iwuji, Ray McKinnon and Bill Camp.
Based on News of the World by Pauletter Jiles.
Screenplay by Paul Greengrass and Luke Davies.
Directed by Paul Greengrass.