One Night Stand

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Why Watch? A young woman wakes up in n unfamiliar place with strange, psychosexual symbols all over the walls. It’s disgusting, and she’s not alone. Of course, it’s a comedy. But Jack Tew‘s short is a tension-filled laugh featuring a fact of life that many of us have experienced. Whether it’s your bra or boxers your quietly reaching for, enjoy the walk of shame and the cold light of day. What will it cost? Only 4 minutes. Skip Work. You’ve Got Time For More Short Films


Joel Edgerton

Not only will Joel Edgerton be in at least four dozen movies this year, The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that he’s just sold a spec script to Regency called One Night Stand that has them on the hunt for a director. The concept, which seems light-years away from The Square, involves an honest look at what happens when a guy and girl shack up for a single night. Consequences ensue. That’s a sadly inexact description of the script (considering that it describes a ton of movies), but hopefully there’s some magic hidden in it that caught the eye of the studio. Edgerton of course wrote The Square which caught a lot of attention, but seemed more than a bit clunky as a thriller. This new project is outside that wheelhouse just a bit as it’s described as a “drama with comedic elements,” which means someone gorgeously recites the To Be Or Not To Be speech before slipping on a banana peel. Or, if his Square sensibilities in tact, the main character will sleep with a dude no-string-style and then dump an illicit bag of money on his bed before leaving. All of this adds up to continued dominance from the Australian actor/writer/producer who just keeps making his presence known. At any rate, he’s come a long way from playing Owen Lars in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, eh?

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published: 01.24.2015
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