The best news this weekend was that Paul Thomas Anderson
did a sneak screening of his new film The Master
on Friday night after a showing of The Shining
in Santa Monica, and that attendees were very impressed by the director's work. Philip Seymour Hoffman
plays the title character, a self-made religious/cult leader in the vein of Scientology's L. Ron
Hubbard; Amy Adams
plays his wife, who has power behind the scenes; and ...