MOVIE SYNOPSIS
The Master


After returning from the Second World War, a psychologically troubled drifter returns from the war and meets the charismatic leader of a new religion. The Master befriends the drifter to help him sort out his life and provide meaning. The drifter becomes his right-hand man and, after a while begins to question both his belief in the leader and his teachings as the organization grows and gains a fervent following.
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      MPAA rating:
      R
      for sexual content, graphic nudity and language
      Cast:
      Joaquin Phoenix; Darren Le Gallo; Rami Malek; Kevin J. O'Connor; Laura Dern; Philip Seymour Hoffman; W. Earl Brown; Lena Endre; Jesse Plemons; Amy Adams
      Directed by:
      Paul Thomas Anderson
      On the web:
       
      The Master Official Site
      Genre:
      Drama
      Running time:
      02:30
      Release date:
      2012
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