Phantom Thread (2017)
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville
Plot: Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.
Genre: Drama / Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar - Best Costume Design. Nom. for 5 Oscars - Best Picture, Best Director, Best Leading Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Original Score
Runtime: 130 mins
Rating: NC16 (passed clean) for language
Distributor: United International Pictures
IN RETROSPECT (Spoilers: NO)
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Verdict: P.T. Anderson goes sufficiently mainstream without compromising on his artistic vision in this exquisite period drama about romances and obsessions.
P.T. Anderson goes sufficiently mainstream without compromising on his artistic vision in this exquisite period drama about romances and obsessions ~ 4★/A- [ Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson | 2017 | USA | Drama/Romance | 130 mins | NC16 ] PHANTOM THREAD / © United International Pictures #paulthomasanderson #ptanderson #pta #phantomthread #danieldaylewis #vickykrieps #lesleymanville #jonnygreenwood #drama #romance #fashion #dressmaker #obsession Preview courtesy of UIP. Full review to be out by 2 Feb. Opens in Singapore 25 Feb.