Every Man Needs a Sub Dig Guide
Writers: Paul Thomas Anderson
A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader.
Plot: Returning from Navy service in World War II, Freddie Quell drifts through a series of breakdowns. Finally he stumbles upon a cult which engages in exercises to clear emotions and he becomes deeply involved with them.
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 88 wins & 121 nominations.
Did you know: James Franco was considered to play Freddie.
Studios: Annapurna Pictures, The Weinstein Company, Ghoulardi Film Company