And Now, The 15 Best Responses From PT Anderson’s Twitter Q&A

In which the director of PHANTOM THREAD interacts with the public.

Today, Phantom Thread director Paul Thomas Anderson hopped onto that film's Twitter feed to hold a no-holds-barred Q&A with the masses. You never really know how these things are gonna turn out - just ask Woody Harrelson how much he enjoyed his Reddit Q&A - but this session turned out to be particularly entertaining. 

So much so, in fact, that we've put together a list of our fifteen favorite PTA responses. These questions really run the gamut, touching on the director's work with Daniel Day-Lewis, possible future projects, and the filmographies of both Paul WS Anderson and Will Ferrell. 

First up, here's PT Anderson's favorite film of the year...

On which version of Daniel Day-Lewis he most enjoyed being around...

Upon seeing an unflattering photo of himself and wife Maya Rudolph...

On the odds of him directing a full-on horror film...

Upon being told to reunite with Adam Sandler...

On what movie he wishes he could've seen in theaters...

On why he's not currently writing his own WWII epic...

Upon being asked, by a fan, for a note to get out of school tomorrow...

On being confused with Paul WS Anderson...

On what he thought about Kylo Ren in The Last Jedi...

On tricking an impatient friend into watching Magnolia...

Here's PT Anderson responding to a question about "prestige television" with an excellent Step Brothers callback...

On the secret inspiration behind The Master...

Upon being asked who ended up owning Boogie Nights' most infamous prop...

And, finally, here's PT Anderson with his picks for Will Ferrell's best films:

The entire Q&A, which you can read by checking out the official Phantom Thread twitter feed, is well worth looking over in full; these are just our favorite responses. See one you think should've made the cut? Feel free to leave it in the comments below.

(Note: Header photo by Jürgen Fauth used with permission via Wikimedia Commons)

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