Paul Thomas Anderson

Film

Paul Thomas Anderson on Perfectionism and Making 'Phantom Thread'

"At a certain point, my attention span runs out. I don't exactly have the temperament."
Oliver Lunn
2.1.18
entertainment

Decoding the Strange Mysteries of 'Phantom Thread'

Curses and ghosts abound in Paul Thomas Anderson's latest masterpiece—and Daniel Day-Lewis, too.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.22.18
movies

'Phantom Thread' Is Weird, Wonderful, and Peak Paul Thomas Anderson

One of the best living filmmakers is only getting stranger, and that's amazing.
Jason Bailey
12.29.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for Daniel Day-Lewis's Last Film Before Retirement

The actor plays a dressmaker in Paul Thomas Anderson's new movie, 'Phantom Thread.'
VICE Staff
10.23.17
Movies of 1997

How 1997's Best Films Upended Perceptions of Sex and Masculinity

'Boogie Nights and 'Happy Together' broke boundaries as they blew minds.
Jason Bailey
10.19.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Daniel Day-Lewis Is Abandoning Us All

Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Phantom Thread' will reportedly be the acclaimed actor's last film.
VICE Staff
6.20.17
Film

How 'There Will Be Blood' Anticipated Trump's America

Ten years on, Paul Thomas Anderson's epic take on ambition, wealth, and power is as profound as it is prophetic.
Jason Anderson
3.17.17
Art

Exploring the Secrets of Radiohead's "Daydreaming" Music Video

Filmmaker and video essayist Rishi Kaneria digs into the P.T. Anderson-directed Radiohead video in a new supercut.
DJ Pangburn
8.16.16
Film

Writing, Crafting, and Rolling Joints: Paul Thomas Anderson's Close-Ups

PTA is a master of getting up close and personal.
Beckett Mufson
7.28.15
Film

[Premiere] Paul Thomas Anderson Supercut Shows Sound Design Can Be Music, Too

The first film essay in Jacob T. Swinney's newest "directors" series focuses on the sound of 'Boogie Nights,' 'There Will Be Blood,' and 'Inherent Vice' director Paul Thomas Anderson.
Beckett Mufson
5.18.15
News

How an 'Inherent Vice' Pot Party Bus Dealt with Denver's Restrictive Public Weed Consumption Laws

While adult use of recreational marijuana may be legal in Denver, public consumption of it isn't. That means that any weed-related event that hints at being open to the public, like Paul Thomas Anderson's Hazy Bus Tour, is pretty much asking for...
Joel Warner
1.20.15
Film

Paul Thomas Anderson on 'Inherent Vice,' Kubrick, and Hangovers

"I think it's good to think of the film as, like, that moment when you wake up in the morning and you've been drinking the night before."
Amelia Abraham
1.12.15
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