The Power of the Dog: Release date, cast and trailer

The western drama, ‘The Power of the Dog’, focuses on charismatic and sadistic rancher Phil Burbank as he instils fear in the newest additions to his family.

Release date

The Power of the Dog is set to have a limited release in theatres on 17 November, prior to premiering on Netflix on 1 December.

Cast and creators

  • Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Kirsten Dunst
  • Jesse Plemons
  • Kodi Smit-Mcphee

Written and directed by: Jane Campton


“Charismatic rancher Phil Burbank inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife and her son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.”

Other details

The film will have its Indian premiere at 52nd International Film Festival of India to be held from 20 November to 28 November.


Phil sets about making the lives of his sister-in-law and nephew an absolute living hell, any way that he can.

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