Monday Matinee: The Phantom Thread

Come in out of the rain & join us for a Monday Matinee of a brand-new DVD release. We’ll be showing a 2018 Oscar nominee that will keep you riveted to the screen. Did we mention that we’ll have hot popcorn and cold drinks to share while you watch the film?

The Monday Matinee film on April 16 at 1 PM is The Phantom Thread.

Summary: Set in the glamour of the 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of the British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutantes and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life 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 the scariest curse of all…love. And so begins a Gothic Romance of twists, turns and power struggles of “pure, delicious pleasure”* that is “devilishly funny and luxuriantly sensuous.”

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