The Master

(2012)

A 1950s-set drama centered on the relationship between a charismatic intellectual known as "the Master" (Hoffman) whose faith-based organization begins to catch on in America, and a young drifter who becomes his right-hand man.

Mondo Oscar Posters for ‘The Master’, ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘ParaNorman’

Mondo Oscar Posters for ‘The Master’, ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘ParaNorman’

To celebrate the 85th Annual Academy Awards this Sunday, the Alamo Drafthouse is releasing its second annual Mondo poster series honoring the Oscar nominees. Today, we get a look at three of the posters, which include Les Miserables, The Master, and ParaNorman. More posters are promised to debut throughout the weekend, so stay tuned.

All posters will be available for sale during the awards show broadcast on Sunday, February 24 at MondoTees.com. Follow @MondoNews for the exact sale announce time.

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‘The Master’ Blu-ray and DVD Debut February 26th

‘The Master’ Blu-ray and DVD Debut February 26th

Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company announced today the Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD release of The Master, the innovative film that has won over audiences and critics alike. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson (There Will Be Blood), the 1950s-set drama centers on the relationship between a charismatic intellectual known as "The Master" (Philip Seymour Hoffman, Moneyball) who creates a belief system which catches on with other lost souls - and a young WW-II veteran (Joaquin Phoenix, Gladiator) who becomes his right-hand man. In addition to Hoffman and Phoenix, the film also stars Amy Adams (Doubt) and Laura Dern (Little Fockers). The Master heads to retail on February 26, 2013 for an SRP of $39.99 for the Blu-ray Combo Pack and $29.98 for the DVD.

Joe Neumaier of The New York Daily News declared The Master, "the season's first Oscar contender." The Master received the following 2012 Academy Award nominations - Joaquin Phoenix for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Philip Seymour Hoffman for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Amy Adams for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. The film received three Golden Globes Nominations including Best Actor in a Drama Joaquin Phoenix, Best Supporting Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman and Best Supporting Actress Amy Adams.

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‘The Master’ Extended Trailer

‘The Master’ Extended Trailer

The Weinstein Company has released a final, extended trailer for The Master, currently playing in theaters nationwide. This four-minute clip takes you deep inside these enigmatic characters, such as the troubled Freddie Quell (Joaquin Phoenix), the title character's wife Peggy Dodd (Amy Adams), and the man himself, Lancaster Dodd, a.k.a. The Master (Philip Seymour Hoffman).

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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‘The Master’ 'Experience' and 'Power' TV Spots

‘The Master’ 'Experience' and 'Power' TV Spots

The Weinstein Company has released two new TV spots for The Master, expanding nationwide today after a succesful opening weekend in New York and Los Angeles. Director Paul Thomas Anderson's latest took in a massive $736,311 from just five theaters, for an incredible $147,262 per-screen average. Take a look at these videos before The Master arrives at a theater near you.

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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‘The Master’ 'Tell Me What You See' Red Band Clip

‘The Master’ 'Tell Me What You See' Red Band Clip

A red-band clip has been released for writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson's drama The Master, arriving in theaters next weekend. Joaquin Phoenix stars as Freddie Quell, the right-hand man of the title character (Philip Seymour Hoffman), who was a drifter before he was drawn into The Master's mysterious religious organization. Take a look at this R-rated scene where Freddie takes an ink blot test, and describes, in graphic detail, what exactly he sees. I'll give you a hint, he sees a certain part of a woman's anatomy... over and over again.

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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‘The Master’ 'Truth' TV Spot

‘The Master’ 'Truth' TV Spot

Philip Seymour Hoffman stars as the leader of a controversial new religion in director Paul Thomas Anderson's heralded drama The Master, which has already garnered plenty of critical buzz as the film to beat at this year's Oscar race. Is that the 'truth'? Find out with this latest TV spot, which finds Philip Seymour Hoffman building his empire with a little help from Breaking Bad's Todd (Jesse Plemons).

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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Fourth ‘The Master’ Trailer

Fourth ‘The Master’ Trailer

The Weinstein Company has released the fourth and final trailer for The Master, director Paul Thomas Anderson's latest drama that may or may not be based on the founding of the Church of Scientology. Philip Seymour Hoffman stars as the title character, a man who creates his own religion that gains a massive following in the 1950s. Take a look at new footage, also starring Joaquin Phoenix, Laura Dern, Jesse Plemons, and Amy Adams.

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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Twelve ‘The Master’ Photos with Philip Seymour Hoffman and Joaquin Phoenix

Twelve ‘The Master’ Photos with Philip Seymour Hoffman and Joaquin Phoenix

12 photos have arrived from director Paul Thomas Anderson's latest drama, The Master, which is already being heralded by critics as a modern masterpiece and the film to beat at this year's Oscars. The story follows a man (Philip Seymour Hoffman) who creates a questionable new religion that soon gains quite a following. Check out these latest "low-fi" images, followed by comments from Philip Seymour Hoffman and producer JoAnne Sellar, who both downplay the movie's connection to L. Ron Hubbard and Scientology.

The Master was released September 14th, 2012.

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