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The Best Moments in Film: A family drowns at a beach in Under the Skin

I came out of the theater in a mix of frustration and puzzlement back in the summer of 2014. Jonathan Glazer’s Under The Skin was, and still is, many moons later, a difficult film to embrace.  867 more words


Review: Under The Skin


When I was a kid, my dad had me watch this movie with him called Repo Man; it’s one of his favorite movies. My mom and I like to make fun of him for it because neither of us really “get” it. 631 more words


Movie Nights 3, 4 & 5

Movie night 3 was my turn, so I picked Enough Said. I’ve already seen it two times, but it’s just one of those movies I can watch any time it’s on and I’ve wanted Morty to see it for a while. 385 more words

Movie Night

"Under the Skin" and the Trouble with "Weird"

In a spin-off of our “Great Expectations” blog entry, Ryan looks at Jonathan Glazer’s 2013 film Under the Skin and some of the negative criticism it received. 633 more words

Under the Skin

An enigmatic woman, played by Scarlett Johansson, spends her time driving her van around Scotland. She occasionally stops to talk to men and seduce them. 350 more words


Under the Skin: Book vs. Film

WARNING: Spoilers ahead

‘Isserly always drove straight past a hitch-hiker when she first saw him, to give herself time to size him up.’

Michel Faber’s novel Under the Skin (2000) has recently been adapted into film, directed by Jonathan Glazer and starring Scarlett Johansson, bringing with it a resurge of popularity for the book. 1,094 more words

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