UNDER THE SKIN Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. Under the Skin opens today in limited release.] Jonathan Glazer’s Under the Skin is strange, visually absorbing, cerebral, and rarely compelling. The film attempts to obscure …

TIFF 2013: UNDER THE SKIN Review

     February 10, 2015

Jonathan Glazer’s Under the Skin is strange, visually absorbing, cerebral, and rarely compelling.  The film attempts to obscure its fairly simple story and subtext in order to imply depth, and while it may take a while to figure out the …