Paul Currie, an Australian filmmaker who directed the upcoming romantic thriller 2:22, spoke with Solzy at the Movies on Monday afternoon. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies today. How are things going? Paul Currie: It’s very good. How are you? I’m doing well. Having just watched 2:22 the other day, I am amazed at the recreation of Grand Central in New York. Given how much of the film is set at Grand Central, were…"Paul Currie talks about upcoming thriller 2:22"
At a time when so many studio films are the rave of the box office, it’s the independent films that need to be supported by audiences. One week after the release of Transformers: The Last Knight, this week sees the following two indie films get expansions in their release: The Big Sick and The Beguiled. In addition, Baby Driver will go wide in 3,100 theaters tomorrow. It’s not an indie but the Edgar Wright film…"Please Give Independent Films a Chance"
If Groundhog Day had been made as a thriller, it’s possible that 2:22 could have been that film. Directed by Paul Currie from a screenplay written by Todd Stein and Nathan Parker, 2:22 stars Michael Huisman, Teresa Palmer, and Sam Reid. Dylan Branson (Michael Huisman) is an air traffic controller at JFK airport. While guiding plans to and from the ground, a flash of light occurs at 2:22 PM and when he comes to moments…"2:22 – What If Groundhog Day Was A Thriller?"