What is the movie “The power of the dog”? Synopsis, cast, trailer, where to watch

As the 2022 Oscar nominations are unveiled on Tuesday, there’s a movie generating buzz that at first might be unknown to some people (although there’s remarkable stars).

“The Power of the Dog” is expected to rack up plenty of Oscar 2022 nominations and will likely be favored to win in at least one category.

The movie has a 94% score on Rotten Tomatoes and was well received through reviews.

Here’s what you need to know about this movie that could be a big winner at this year’s Oscars.

What is “The Power of the Dog” about?

“The Power of the Dog” is a 2021 Western Psychological Drama directed and written by Jane Campion based on the 1967 novel of the same name, written by Thomas Savage.

The film is about a charismatic rancher named Phil Burbank, played by the actor Benedict Cumberbatchwho frightens and amazes those around him.

Here’s how the rest of the story develops according to IMDB: “When his brother brings home a new wife and son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.”

“The Power of the Dog” end has also led to many discussion and debate.

Who is part of the cast of “The Power of the Dog”?

“The Power of the Dog” stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons.

Other notable cast members include Kodi-Smit McPhee, Phil Burbank, Rose Gordon, George Burbank, Peter Gordon, and Genevieve Lemon.

Is ‘The Power of the Dog’ on Netflix? Is it in theaters? where to watch

If you want to see “The Power of the Dog” before the Oscars, Netflix is ​​the place to watch it if you have a subscription.

The film had a limited theatrical release last November and some theaters might still show it. It is best to check with your local cinema for show times.

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