Phantom Thread

Showed at Images 2/2/2018–2/15/2018

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville

Set in the glamour of 1950s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutantes and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by love.

  • Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
  • Rating: R
  • Runtime: 2 hours 10 minutes
  • Genre: Drama

“Absurdly pleasurable to watch and to listen to, an effortless display of poise from its camerawork and costumes to the characters and the things they say.”

– Boston Globe