Phantom Thread Parent Guide
An unassuming woman unravels the plans of a fashion designer.
Rating & Content Info
Why is Phantom Thread rated R? Phantom Thread is rated R by the MPAA for language.Violence:
- Some scenes may frighten children.
- Mild sexual references.
- Embracing and kissing.
Approximately 11 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of profanity.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context.
- Tobacco use.
Page last updated December 7, 2017
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News About "Phantom Thread"
From the Studio:
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.
Written by Focus Features
Cast and Crew
Phantom Thread is directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and stars Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville, Camilla Rutherford.