The Master (2012)

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


  • Paul Thomas Anderson and Joaquin Phoenix in The Master (2012)
  • Joaquin Phoenix at The Master (2012)
  • Amy Adams in The Master (2012)
  • Joaquin Phoenix in The Master (2012)
  • Joaquin Phoenix at The Master (2012)

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Release Date:

21 September 2012



Country of Origin


Box Office


$32,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$736,311 (USA) (14 September 2012)


$16,377,274 (USA) (15 March 2013)

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