R | | Drama
A film star comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself while starring in a revival of the play that launched her career.
Kristen Stewart was offered the role of Valentine and wanted to accept, but a misunderstanding with her agent led to another actress (Wasikowska) being cast. Stewart reached out to rectify what happened and was offered the role of Jo-Ann Ellis, but was unsure. Wasikowska later dropped out and Stewart was officially cast as Valentine.
I don't think you understand how much of an honor this is for me. When I was 15 I saw um - um, forgot that movie you did - with the CIA and Harrison Ford - I'm so sorry I'm blanking...
Maria Enders: "A Beetle on Its Back."
Jo-Ann Ellis: "A Beetle on Its Back," with Harrison Ford...
In the opening, the characters are riding in what is clearly a second-class rail car. This would be completely out of character, given what we see later in the movie.
During the closing credits, four of the actors are shown under the heading "guest appearance by".
English, French, German, Swiss German
$61,810 12 April 2015