The Master
  • Type

    Film

  • Approx. Running minutes

    144m

  • Release date

    02/11/2012

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

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Film

The Master

Contains strong language, once very strong, strong sex and sex references

A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by the Cause and its charismatic leader.

  • Type

    Film

  • Approx. Running minutes

    144m

  • Release date

    02/11/2012

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

Posters and synopsis powered by IMDb

THE MASTER is a drama, set in the 1950s, following the tense relationship between the leader of a cult-like organisation and an alcoholic war veteran.

Language

There is infrequent very strong language ('c**t'), used in a crude sexual context, and use of strong language ('f**k') throughout.

Sex

Scenes include sexual thrusting, implied masturbation, nudity, and strong verbal sex references.

  • Classified date

    22/10/2012

  • Director(s)

    Paul Thomas Anderson

  • Cast

    Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix, Christopher Evan Welch, Patty McCormack, Laura Dern, Amy Adams

  • BBFC reference

    AFF295206