Paul Thomas Anderson

A Video Essay Guide to Paul Thomas Anderson

From Boogie Nights to Phantom Thread, here are five video essays about Paul Thomas Anderson you should watch.

Quentin Tarantino Adds More Stars to ‘Once Upon A Time in Hollywood’

Al Pacino, Dakota Fanning, Emile Hirsch and Damian Lewis are the latest to join an already super stuffed cast.

Paul Thomas Anderson: A Connoisseur of Toxic Masculinity

An exhaustive video essay examines the emotional struggles of the men across this auteur's filmography.

Go Behind the Scenes of ‘Phantom Thread’ with PTA’s Camera Tests

Come for Paul Thomas Anderson's commentary, stay for the food fight. If you ever wanted an intimate look inside the…

Paul Thomas Anderson Working to Conquer a 600-Page Screenplay

The 'Phantom Thread' director is obsessing over a titanic script, and hoping that the answer to its unlocking will come…

Paul Thomas Anderson Really Loves Frames

Exploring the visual style of the Academy Award-nominated director's films.

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.