The eerie and elegantly Gothic 1950s-set relationship study Phantom Thread (one of The A.V. Club 's favorite movies of 2017 ) is expanding to hundreds of theaters this weekend. As part of the promotional campaign, writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson has gone on an online publicity tour, dropping into Reddit for an AMA on Tuesday, fielding Twitter questions under the #AskPTA hashtag, and generally giving ordinary moviegoers a chance to ask one of the most obsessively studied American filmmakers of his generation whatever they want. Advertisement Questions like: What are Paul Thomas Anderson's favorite Will Ferrell movies? Who got to keep Mark Wahlberg's humongous prosthetic schlong from Boogie Nights ? (C'mon, everybody knows the answer to this one.) G/O Media may get a commission Pre-Order Marvel Legends What If? Captain Carter Figure Buy for $23 at Entertainment Earth Mind you, there are some minor insights scattered throughout Anderson's terse, good-sport answers, from his favorite characters in his own films ( Magnolia 's Claudia Wilson Gator and Jim Kurring, Punch-Drunk Love 's Barry Egan, The Master 's Freddie Quell and Peggy Dodd) to his preferred lenses for close-ups (between 50mm and 85mm with spherical lenses, either a 75mm or a 100mm with… Read full this story
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