“This is a very strange scene to shoot. On the page it didn’t seem quite as sick as it did when we began shooting. It left us all with a very funny feeling in our stomachs. I think Benedict plays the predator brilliantly. And very against his natural character. He’s a very, very gentlemanly gentleman. Benedict was quite, kind of disturbed by the role he was playing and so we talked a lot about it and Juno was very supportive of him. In a way, it was more difficult for him to play the abuser than for Juno to play the abused. “

Dir. Joe Wright, Atonement commentary



i like the fact that Tom doesnt always look perfect and neat in photoshoots, because hes not, thats not how he is. I like the fact that he mumbles and hesitates in interviews, because he does process things slowly and he does have a lot to say. And i like the fact that his gigs don’t always make…