Master Gardener


Master Gardener
Deep within the lush grounds of Gracewood Gardens, horticulturist Narvel Roth tends to more than just plants. With a meticulous hand and unwavering devotion, he’s created an idyllic sanctuary for his demanding employer, Mrs. Haverhill. But when troubled great-niece Maya arrives seeking apprenticeship, Narvel’s perfectly cultivated life begins to unravel, unearthing secrets from a violent past that threaten to destroy everything he holds dear.

111 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Sex, Violence, Prejudice, Drug abuse).
Drama, Thriller, On the art circuit
We need to stop and smell the roses...
We need to stop and smell the roses...

Credits

Cast
Joel Edgerton, Sigourney Weaver, Quintessa Swindell, Esai Morales, Eduardo Losan, Victoria Hill, Amy Le
Director
Paul Schrader
ScreenplayPaul Schrader
MusicDevonté Hynes
CinematographyAlexander Dynan
EditingBenjamin Rodriguez Jr.
Sound formatsDolby Digital
Made in2022
Produced byCurmudgeon Films, Kojo Studios, Ottocento Films

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageNone (sic)
NudityNone
SexNone (sic)
ViolenceNone (sic)
PrejudiceNone (sic)
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for language, brief sexual content and nudity
Runtime111
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

British Board of Film Classification rating

15: Suitable for 15 years and olderunknown
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CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
15 +
Positive messages
2
Positive role models
1
Violence
4
Sex
4
Language
4
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
3

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
45 critics
13
Rottentomatoes critics
160 critics
13
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer
14
CommonSenseMedia
Jeffrey Anderson quote iconFlawed, slow, but effective drama about racism, redemption.
10

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
15 users
12
Rottentomatoes users
50+ users
10
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
11
IMDB
4073 Netizens
12
The Movie DB
Community
12

Average .. 59%

12

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