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Now Playing: Under the Skin

Under the Skin
dir: Jonathan Glazer, UK/USA, 2013
Rating: 9.6

The bottom line: You don’t want to wake up, do you?

Now playing at Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema in Chicago is… 1,049 more words

Film Reviews

"Under the Skin" in black and white

Never be lulled into thinking that a stylist has nothing to say. Jonathan Glazer has made three films all heralded for their style, but he uses those visual gifts for more than just figuring out the coolest camera angles. 615 more words

Feature

Not From Around Here: UNDER THE SKIN

Scarlett Johansson plays an alien in Under the Skin, but she’s not the one who seems strange and incomprehensible in Jonathan Glazer’s gorgeous, hypnotic film. 575 more words

Movies

REVIEW: Under The Skin

The best science fiction asks us to look at where we are as a society and shows us where and how we need to better ourselves. 864 more words

2014

ON WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A HUMAN BEING | REVIEW: UNDER THE SKIN

After having just seen the highly anticipated and mixed reviewed film Under the Skin, I feel as if my senses have been raised to a new awareness; I can hear things sharper, I’m noticing subtle movements around me, and I’m constantly on edge. 870 more words

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Writing Fiction: Palimpsest

One of Elizabeth Bishop’s most famous poems is One Art. Apparently prompted by the suicide of her partner, and the loss of her mother at an early age. 780 more words

Writing

Scarlett Fever Gets Under the Skin

In Her, all we heard was Scarlett Johansson’s voice – that husky, alluring, beautiful voice – as she played Samantha, an Operating System that fell not only in love with its owner, but in what it means to be human.  700 more words

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