Phantom Thread parents guide

Phantom Thread Parent Guide

An unassuming woman unravels the plans of a fashion designer.

Release date January 19, 2018

Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) has made a name for himself as a dressmaker for the rich and famous of 1950's London. But the pattern of his life is ruffled with the arrival of a young woman (Vicky Krieps) who makes a few alterations to the bachelor's routine.

Why is Phantom Thread rated R? The MPAA rated Phantom Thread R for language.

Run Time: 130 minutes

Phantom Thread
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Phantom Thread rated R? Phantom Thread is rated R by the MPAA for language.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- 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.

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News About "Phantom Thread"

Phantom Thread releases in limited theaters on December 25, 2017. It expands its release on January 19, 2018.

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.

Home Video

Related home video titles:

The Devil Wears Prada provides another look inside the fashion industry. Daniel Day-Lewis stars in the movie Lincoln. And Vicky Krieps appears in Hanna.

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