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The Power of the Dog (12A) (AD)

Part of Oscar Week 2022

Kirsten Dunst in The Power of the Dog

Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst conquer the Western in Jane Campion's brooding drama. Leading the charge this Oscar season with a eleven nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director

After a 12 year break from the big screen, Jane Campion is back with her adaptation of Thomas Savage's 1967 novel The Power of the dog, featuring a powerhouse cast.

Charismatic rancher Phil Burbank (Benedict Cumberbatch) inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife (Kirsten Dunst) and her son (Kodi Smit-McPhee), Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.

Tagged with: Cinema Oscar Week 2022

New Zealand/Australia 2021 Dir Jane Campion 126 min

In partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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