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The Path 

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A man who converts to a controversial following suffers from a crisis of faith.

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Jessica Goldberg
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Aaron Paul ...  Eddie Lane 36 episodes, 2016-2018
Michelle Monaghan ...  Sarah Lane 36 episodes, 2016-2018
Emma Greenwell ...  Mary Cox 36 episodes, 2016-2018
Kyle Allen ...  Hawk Lane 36 episodes, 2016-2018
Hugh Dancy ...  Cal Roberts 36 episodes, 2016-2018
Deirdre O'Connell ...  Gab / ... 32 episodes, 2016-2018
Aimee Laurence ...  Summer / ... 30 episodes, 2016-2018
Ali Ahn ...  Nicole 27 episodes, 2016-2018
Patch Darragh ...  Russel Armstrong 25 episodes, 2016-2018
Rockmond Dunbar ...  Abe Gaines 23 episodes, 2016-2017
Peter Friedman ...  Hank / ... 23 episodes, 2016-2018
Paul James ...  Sean Egan 22 episodes, 2016-2017
Stephanie Hsu ...  Joy 19 episodes, 2016-2018
Adriane Lenox ...  Felicia 17 episodes, 2016-2018
Clark Middleton ...  Richard 16 episodes, 2016-2017
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The Path follows a family at the center of a controversial cult movement as they struggle with relationships, faith and power. Each episode takes an in-depth look at the gravitational pull of belief and what it means to choose between the life we live and the life we want.

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To belong, you must believe.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 March 2016 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Nyack, New York, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Excellent and addictive
25 January 2017 | by ejonconradSee all my reviews

I've never been a joiner, so I've never had much sympathy for people who get drawn into cults - or even serious religion.

This show really examines the things that make people join cults, and makes some of the behavior a bit more understandable. I find it absolutely riveting.

"Meyerism" is sort of a mix of Scientology and a hippie commune. The central character is Eddie, who joined the cult when it helped to straighten out his life. He's been a star pupil, but is starting to have doubts. His wife grew up in the cult because her parents were founding members, so her obedience is a lot stronger, but events happen that eventually challenge her beliefs as well.

Well written and very well acted, this is a very addictive show.


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