If you’re pretty heavily into movies, and WWII, The Master is a promising new film starring Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman. There are several draws to checking it out:
- The film centers on the founding of a religious organization rumored to be based on Scientology. There’s always a lot of mystique surrounding that one…
- Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead did the score and has also scored for Wes Anderson.
- It’s directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, who also did Boogie Nights.
- Phillip Seymour Hoffman has been the man since Charlie Wilson’s War, and Joaquin Phoenix is just well…Joaquin Phoenix, one of a kind. Here’s an example of what we mean: