April 7, 14 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Boasting a bankable Hollywood star in a decidedly unconventional narrative, Jonathan Glazer’s stunning Under The Skin starring Scarlett Johansson (who also stars in this weekend’s fellow opener Captain America 2) proved a winning mix in the Specialty Box Office for distributor A24 in its opening weekend. The film, Glazer’s first in 10 years, grossed a […]

June 29, 11 | Author: | 5 Comment(s)

Under the Skin is based on a novel of the same name by Michel Faber who lives in the Black Isle, near Inverness. The book tells of an alien, to be played by Johansson, who picks up hitchhikers on the A9 road in the Highlands to harvest body parts. Dutch-born author Faber has insisted the […]