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1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
A commune of people takes up residence in a Hollywood mansion before fleeing to Hawaii.

Cast:

Directors: Maria Demopoulos , Jodi Wille

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Drag City Film Distribution

The Source Family (2012)

Release Date: May 1st, 2013|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 60
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    The Source does hold enough anthropological value to please some audiences. Despite lacking the recognition factor and lurid tragedy of a phenomenon like Jonestown, the story should attract viewers on the small screen. show more

  • 75
    Bill Zwecker Chicago Sun-Times

    Anyone interested in the appeal of cults and the psychological lure of a charismatic leader will appreciate The Source Family. show more

  • 75
    Peter Keough Boston Globe

    More than just a footnote to a wayward period of cultural history, The Source Family portrays an American type, the transcendent charlatan, a latter-day Gatsby, not of material riches but of the soul. show more

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