Paul Thomas Anderson

The Influence of ‘Rebecca,’ ‘Rear Window,’ and ‘The Passionate Friends’ on ‘Phantom Thread’

Watch a video essay comparing 'Phantom Thread' to three classic films.

Steven Spielberg Beat Liam Neeson at the Box Office

The director went up against his former star and topped all new wide releases.

Watch ‘Phantom Thread,’ Then Watch These Movies

We recommend the films that inspired Paul Thomas Anderson's latest, plus other picks.

‘Phantom Thread’ Review: A Twisted Affair of Passion

Paul Thomas Anderson's latest is a handsomely stitched love story, draped with surprising delights.

The Cinematic Literacy of Paul Thomas Anderson

The visual literacy rate of this director is 100%. Constructing meaning from images is the bread and butter of filmmaking.…

The Persistence of Vision: Paul Thomas Anderson’s Auterism

Selfishness in direction, but in the best possible way. Director Paul Thomas Anderson is one of the most predominant examples…

Watch the Final Transformation of Daniel Day-Lewis in the ‘Phantom Thread’ Trailer

Our first look at Paul Thomas Anderson's careful, repressed follow-up to 'Inherent Vice' is here.

A Look Back at Ten of The Greatest Face-Offs in Movie History

Celebrating great movie rivalries in honor of 'Battle of the Sexes.'

How to Make a Shot List Like Paul Thomas Anderson

Want to shoot like the Master?

Daniel Day-Lewis Prepares for His Most Challenging Role of All

At least that's what we're telling ourselves.