The Silver Bullet ~ Under the Skin

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Synopsis: An alien seductress preys upon hitchhikers in Scotland.

Release Date: April 14, 2014

Thoughts: Adapted from Michael Faber’s darkly comic novel from 2000, Under the Skin is a curious foreign product for star Scarlett Johansson (Her) finding her playing a beautiful alien who truly is a maneater.  I’ve seen a few previews of the film over the past year and they’ve all been decidedly artsy and obtuse.  I get the feeling that director Jonathan Glazer wants us to know that this isn’t your run of the mill horror film.  OK…we get it.  Now let’s see what ScarJo has up her alien sleeves…