Robert Downey Sr. and Paul Thomas Anderson on Putney Swope

On Film / Short Takes — May 30, 2012

Our video series featuring filmmakers and friends Robert Downey Sr. and Paul Thomas Anderson discussing the films in the Eclipse set Up All Night with Robert Downey Sr. wraps up with an installment focusing on the most successful film of Downey’s career: Putney Swope. Also, Downey talks about how he got his princely nickname, his experiences as a Johnny Carson guest, and Swope’s connection to the musical Hair.