The final time Daniel Day-Lewis will appear on-screen, according to the man himself following the announcement of his retirement earlier this year, he re-teams with Paul Thomas Anderson for the dram Phantom Thread, set in the world of 1950s London high fashion.
Taken 3 became the first new movie to take the top spot at the box office this year, with the second best opening in January history, while none of the movies that expanded wide had a particularly spectacular weekend.
Taken 3 closes out the Liam Neeson action series while two potential Oscar contenders arrive in wide release this weekend.
Paul Thomas Anderson is lightening things up a bit for his latest movie, the 70’s mystery caper Inherent Vice, with Joaquin Phoenix starring as private eye Doc Sportello investigating a potential kidnapping/extortion plot.
Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest epic drama is a thinly veiled commentary on Scientology with Phillip Seymour Hoffman as an author who starts a cult like movement that starts drawing in many followers, one of them being mysterious drifter Joaquin Phoenix.
“What’s my problem, punks like you, that’s my problem. And you better not screw up again Seinfeld, because if you do, I’ll be all over you like a Pit Bull on a Poodle. “