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Phantom Thread

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    83
    from 3 reviewers
  • Phantom Thread
    2017
    130 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    DTS:X

    Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

    Actors: Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville, Julie Vollono

    Plot: Set in 1950s London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.

    Disc Release Date: 8 May 2018

    • Video
      86
    • Audio
      84
    • Extra
      61
    • Movie
      83

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      80
    • Phantom Thread was shot using Panavision Panaflex Millennium XL2 cameras on 35mm film, scanned and finished at 4K resolution used here for this Ultra HD Blu-ray release. The disc presents a native 4K 3840...

    • Audio
      80
    • The English DTS:X surround track, much like the picture, concentrates on naturalism, rather than exaggerated sounds, and it does this by placing the household sounds around the room – such as eating breakfast...

    • Extra
      40
    • The same extras are found on both the UHD and the included Blu-ray Camera Tests – A look through some of the various film stocks tested out for the film; Paul Thomas Anderson provides the technical commentary....

    • Movie
      70
    • The tea is going out. The interruption is staying right here with me In a cinematic landscape filled with Superhero movies and Comic book interpretations, where Studios are baying for the next big thing...

    • Total
      80
    • Danny Day-Lewis and Vicky Krieps give towering performances in this tale of obsessive love set in and around the glamour of 1950’s British fashion design. Director (and writer) Paul Thomas Anderson brings...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Rather than release Phantom Thread's UHD day-and-date with its companion Blu-ray, Universal has opted to briefly delay the film's 4K home debut by a matter of weeks. Hopefully, UHD-capable fans have been...

    • Audio
      90
    • Phantom Thread features a DTS:X Master Audio soundtrack, exactly the same as that to be found on the previously released Blu-ray disc. Musical notes are beautifully clear and tailored, with a fine range...

    • Extra
      50
    • Phantom Thread contains a few extras actually on the UHD disc, the same list as was available on the previously released (and bundled here) Blu-ray. A Movies Anywhere digital copy code are included with...

    • Movie
      90
    • Paul Thomas Anderson's Phantom Thread is a story of eccentricity, idiosyncrasy, routine, and the prospects of love upsetting one man's settled, strict ways. It's the tale of a man, a master of his craft,...

    • Total
      100
    • Phantom Thread is a curious but delightfully dark tale of obsession from two opposing viewpoints. It's careful, precise, strange, and engaging all at once. And sadly in contemporary cinema, Phantom Thread...

    High-Def Digest review by Matthew Hartman
    • Video
      100
    • As Phantom Thread was shot on film and finished on a 35mm negative, the 1.85:1 2160p transfer is simply stunning. The 1080p Blu-ray was already impressive with details of the lavish clothing and production...

    • Audio
      100
    • The same DTS:X audio mix provided the SDR Blu-ray has been ported over for this release, and in short, that ain't a bad thing at all. Read my thoughts on the audio HERE....

    • Extra
      40
    • In a nice turn, all of the bonus features from the Blu-ray have been brought over to the 4K UHD disc in 2160p. Sadly nothing new was included. While Phantom Thread is an amazing movie with splendid audio...

    • Movie
      100
    • "I can not begin my day with confrontation. I haven't the time for confrontations."As much as I try to get to every film in cinemas as I wholeheartedly believe that the theater is the best place to experience...

    • Total
      80
    • Hats off to Paul Thomas Anderson for delivering a classic Hollywood drama/thriller where characters are thoroughly drawn and intricately detailed. This is the kind of classic filmmaking that would have...