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Under the skin / A24 ; Film4 and BFI present in association with Silver Reel ; in association with Creative Scotland and FilmNation Entertainment ; a Nick Wechsler/JW Films production ; a film by Jonathan Glazer ; produced by James Wilson and Nick Wechsler ; written by Walter Campbell, Jonathan Glazer ; based on the novel by Michel Faber ; directed by Jonathan Glazer.

Glazer, Jonathan, (film director,, screenwriter.). Wilson, James (Jim), (film producer.). Wechsler, Nick, (film producer.). Campbell, Walter, (screenwriter.). Johansson, Scarlett, 1984- (actor.). McWilliams, Jeremy, 1964- (actor.). Pearson, Adam, 1984- (actor.). Hádek, Kryštof, 1982- (actor.). Brannigan, Paul, 1986- (actor.). Acton, Dave, (actor.). Landin, Daniel, (director of photography.). O'Neal, Alexander, 1969- (film producer.). Berrie, Gillian, (film producer.). Micachu, 1987- (composer (expression)). Faber, Michel. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Under the skin. (Added Author). British Film Institute, (presenter.). A24 (Firm), (presenter.). FilmFour (Firm), (production company,, presenter.). Silver Reel (Firm), (production company.). Creative Scotland (Organization), (production company.). FilmNation Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). JW Films, (production company.). Sigma Filmproductions, (production company.). Seventh Kingdom Productions Limited, (production company.). Channel Four (Great Britain), (production company.). Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy McWilliams, Adam Pearson, Kryštof Hádek, Paul Brannigan, Lynsey Taylor Mackay, Dougie McConnell, Kevin McAlinden, Scott Dymond, Dave Acton. (Cast).

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  • ISBN: 9780109325235
  • ISBN: 0109325230
  • ISBN: 9786315520983
  • ISBN: 6315520987
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based on the novel by Michel Faber.
Special features: The making of featurettes: camera, casting, editing, locations, music, poster design, production design, script, sound and VFX.
Filmed on location in England and Scotland.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Daniel Landin ; editor, Paul Watts ; production designer, Chris Oddy ; costume designer, Steven Noble ; music composed by Mica Levi ; sound design, Johnnie Burn.
Participant or Performer Note:
Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy McWilliams, Adam Pearson, Kryštof Hádek, Paul Brannigan, Lynsey Taylor Mackay, Dougie McConnell, Kevin McAlinden, Scott Dymond, Dave Acton.
Summary, etc.:
An existential, experimental science fiction film with erotic overtones that journeys to the heart of what it means to be human in which an alien in the form of a voluptuous young woman prowls the streets of Scotland in search of isolated lonely and unsuspecting men whom she lures into her otherworldly lair, where they are seduced, stripped of their humanity, and never heard from again.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R for graphic nudity, sexual content, some violence and language.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
In English with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Femmes fatales > Drama.
Abduction > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Human-alien encounters.
Femmes fatales.
Extraterrestrial beings.
Feature films.
Scotland > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Science fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Motion pictures > Great Britain.
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.