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The Master

Loraine Pavich / December 18, 2012

With each film that Paul Thomas Anderson makes, he continues to establish himself as a creative force to be reckoned with – irrepressible, unique and transcendent of the conventions that dominate the remainder of the moviemaking landscape. And while he certainly didn’t pay deliberate tribute to himself with his latest effort, he shares more tha… More »


SURPRISE: ‘The Master’

Crystal Bell / December 12, 2012

“The Master” — a.k.a the Scientology film — may have scored early Oscar buzz, but it failed to make into the SAG Awards’ equivalent of Best Picture. Not to mention its stars, Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Amy Adams, all were snubbed in the individual acting categories. More »


‘The Master’

Loraine Pavich / December 3, 2012

Paul Thomas Anderson’s beautifully shot, uncompromising drama ‘The Master’ features several scenes that showcase fearless performances from Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman. The actors’ first major scene together, where Seymour’s cult leader probes Phoenix’s lost soul during an initiation interview, is undoubtedly one of the year’s best. More »


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Gary Susman / September 17, 2012

Philip Seymour Hoffman in the trailer for “The Master” (2012)… More »