While we’re waiting for Drake Doremus‘ follow-up to Like Crazy, which he shot last summer with Guy Pearce and Felicity Jones, another treat from the director has arrived. In the middle of the summer we tipped you off to a social media film Doremus was helming, in participation with Intel and Toshiba. Titled The Beauty Inside, it features voiceover from Topher Grace and appearances from Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Criminal Minds star Matthew Gray Gubler and….you?
The casting called for anyone online to submit auditions and as you can see in the six episode web series — which is now complete — many made the cut, as the film compiles videos from all over the world, mixed in with Doremus’ professionally shot footage. The project follows a mid-twenties Los Angeles man who wakes up looking like someone else everyday. On this lazy Sunday, this isn’t a bad way to spend 40 minutes, so check it all out below, with a tip from The Playlist.
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Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. If we were provided screener copies, we’ll have our own write-up, but if that’s not the case, one can find official descriptions from the distributors. Check out [...]
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