It is, depending on who you believe, either "an intoxicating marvel; strange and sublime" Time Out , or a "laughably bad alien hitchhiker movie" The Independent. I had a visceral reaction to it I hated it so much. It turns out that transplanting a major Hollywood celebrity to a down-at-heel, working-class Scotland is about as close as you can get to seeing an alien walk among us. Scarlett Johansson being given directions to Asda. Johansson responded by stepping down from her Oxfam role. So why, of all the scripts she must get sent, did she decide to do this one?
Georgia. Age: 30.
She's been installed in a fancy suite in New York's Waldorf Astoria and has shed the ugly jeans and cheap boots.
Jordynn. Age: 21.
Scarlett Johansson gets fingered
Nor, noticeably, pregnant, as various newspapers claimed last week. One of the journalists that I was talking to today, we ended up talking about the relativity of time. It would be ridiculous for me to make any kind of assumption one way or the other. There's plenty of evidence that Oxfam does support and has funded a BDS [boycott, divest, sanctions] movement in the past. We watch her prowling the outskirts of Glasgow, the in-between lands of industrial parks and council estates, looking for fresh man meat, and there is an eerie sense of alien universes colliding. Only Johansson is different.