Would you die to see Scarlett Johansson “bare it all”? Apparently most men in Scotland say, “Yes”, to that prospect; at least according to the new alien avant-garde film, Under the Skin. But jesting aside, this artistically told Sci-Fi story is a nightmarish and hypnotic exploration of what it means to be human, and Scarlett sans clothing is just cinematic gravy.
It’s been well-publicized that Johansson’s character is of extra-terrestrial origin (apologies if I just ruined it for you), so if I had one complaint about this movie it would be that I would have preferred that the alien revelation unfolded within the film itself and not in the months of press leading up to its release. It’s probably best that you know as little about this film as possible before seeing it, and I’ll try to keep spoilers to a minimum. Read the full story »