Under the Skin

Synopsis: An alien entity inhabits the earthly form of a young woman who combs the roads and streets of Scotland in search of the human prey she came to plunder. She seduces her isolated and forsaken male victims into an otherworldly dimension where they are stripped and consumed. However, existence in all its complexity begin to change the alien visitor. She begins to discover herself as human with tragic and terrifying consequences.
Director(s): Jonathan Glazer
Production: A24
  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 25 wins & 101 nominations.
 
IMDB:
6.3
Metacritic:
78
Rotten Tomatoes:
84%
R
Year:
2013
108 min
$2,326,121
Website
1,821 Views

- No girlfriend? Really?

- Nah, I don't have a girlfriend at all.

You're very charming.

That's better.

Yeah? Sorted?

You have a handsome face.

Aye?

Yeah.

Thanks a lot. Cheers.

- Do you think I'm pretty?

- I think you're gorgeous.

- Do you?

- Aye, definitely.

Good.

And a friendly smile as well.

- Do I?

- Aye, right deep.

- What about your smile?

- Aye.

You've a nice smile yourself.

- Cheers.

- Good.

Good.

[ CHATTERING, WHOOPING ]

[ SPEAKERS:
REGGAE ]

[ FADES ]

No, no, no, lads! No!

[ CHATTERING CONTINUES ]

[ BABY ] Mommy!

Whoo!

I thought...

you had your eye on my towel.

No. I wanted

to speak to you.

Do you know if there's any good

spots to surf around here?

I'm not a surfer.

Just living in a little tent over there.

Just hanging around.

Yeah?

Reading, swimming. You're not from here?

Where are you from?

I'm from Czech Republic.

Why are you in Scotland?

I just... wanted to

get away from it all.

Yeah?

Why here?

Because it's...

[ LAUGHS ]

It's nowhere.

[ SHOUTING, LAUGHING ]

[ SHOUTING ]

[ SHOUTING ]

[ SCREAMS ]

[ SHOUTING ]

[ BABY SCREAMING, CRYING ]

[ CRYING CONTINUES ]

[ MOTORCYCLE ENGINE IDLING ]

[ ENGINE CONTINUES IDLING ]

[ BABY CONTINUES SCREAMING, CRYING ]

[ BABY SCREAMING, COUGHING, FAINT ]

[ SCREAMING, COUGHING CONTINUE ]

[ CAR ENGINE RACING ]

[ SHOUTING, INDISTINCT ]

[ SPEAKING, MUFFLED ]

[ OTHERS SHOUTING, MUFFLED ]

[ AIRPLANE PASSING ]

[ WOMEN CHATTERING, LAUGHING ]

[ CHATTERING CONTINUES ]

[ SPEAKERS:
TECHNO ]

[ CONTINUES, MUFFLED ]

Whoa!

Whoa, whoa. Excuse me.

Can I talk to you before

you run away, darling?

I wanted to speak to you earlier,

right, but you disappeared.

I thought you went to the

ladies' or somethin'.

Anyway, right, f*ck all that shite.

Right?

I really want to buy you a drink, man.

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