Jonathan Glazer’s New Film in Trouble

According to the Mercury News, Jonathan Glazer, who directed the excellent videos for ‘Street Spirit’ and ‘Karma Police’ (as well as the remarkable Sexy Beast, is having a bit of trouble with his new film, Birth. Apparently, the film deals with Nicole Kidman falling in love with a 10-year-old whom she believes is the reincarnation of her dead husband, and some scenes involving her and the boy stripping and kissing in a bathtub (!) are not going over so well with New Line production heads.
After already going through multiple rewrites and creative battles, New Line is considering simply pulling the plug on the $50 million film, Glazer’s second.
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