Sean Fennessey speaks with acclaimed writer and director Alex Garland about the making of the Natalie Portman sci-fi thriller Annihilation and the tricky nature of adapting Jeff VanderMeer’s best-selling book. They also discuss Garland’s first film, Ex Machina; his time as a novelist and screenwriter of movies like 28 Days Later and Sunshine; and a lot more.
‘Annihilation,’ ‘Ex Machina,’ and Alex Garland’s Disturbing Sci-Fi Vision
The writer-director joins Sean Fennessey to discuss his new sci-fi thriller starring Natalie Portman, his time as a screenwriter, and more
Jackie MacMullan details how a young David Stern leveraged the budding rivalry between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson to market the game
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