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Rugged masculinity takes a dark turn in 'The Power of the Dog'

Jane Campion's Western plays out like a tightly wound psychological thriller, featuring Benedict Cumberbatch as one of the scariest characters you're likely to meet this year.

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Rugged masculinity takes a dark turn in 'The Power of the Dog'

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From WHYY in Philadelphia