Paul Thomas Anderson

  • Friday Release 'The Master': 15 facts about Scientology March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Paul Thomas Anderson's 'The Master' is releasing in India this week. The film stars Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Amy Adams in the lead roles, and is said to be based on the practice of Scientology. The custom of Scientology grabbed the headlines when the news of...
  • 5 great movies about making movies November 22, 2012

    Filmmakers love to make movies about making movies. Yes, it is a navel-gazing business, but crafting films about this craft is one more means of self-expression. We've seen several emerge this year alone, including the likely Oscar contender 'Argo.' And this week we have 'Hitchcock,' about the making of 'Psycho,'...
  • Actors shine in Venice film based on Scientology September 3, 2012

    Venice: Philip Seymour Hoffman shines as a cult leader in The Master, a compelling new film inspired by the real life of Scientology founder L Ron Hubbard about how power and faith can corrupt. The movie, from There Will Be Blood director Paul Thomas Anderson, has its world premiere at the...