Late 19th century, during the Second Industrial Revolution. One of the first corporate disputes in history. The personal and commercial confrontation between Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon). His goal: to take ownership of the implementation of the United States’ electrical system. During this intense trade war, two main characters also had an important participation: Nikola Tesla (Nicholas Hoult), one of the most important and controversial inventors in history and the investor and banker J.P. Morgan (Matthew Macfadyen). This historical drama is directed by Emmy nominee Alfonso Gómez-Rejón.