Focus Features has released an official trailer for its upcoming period drama, Phantom Thread. Written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson( Boogie Night, Magnolia, Inherent Vice, They will be Blood), The film stars Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Lewis(Lincoln, Gangs of New York) along with Lesley Manville(Mum, Harlots), Vicky Krieps( The Young Karl Marx, Colonia), Camilla Rutherford( The Darjeeling limited, Alleycats) and Jane Perry(The Autopsy of Jane Doe, A Hologram for the King).
Set in the glamour of 1950’s 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, debutants 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. With his latest film, Paul Thomas Anderson paints an illuminating portrait both of an artist on a creative journey, and the women who keep his world running. Phantom Thread is Paul Thomas Anderson’s eighth movie, and his second collaboration with Daniel Day-Lewis.
Phantom Thread is set to open in theaters Christmas Day on December 25th. Check out the trailer below.