‘Believe the hype’ for Joy Division biopic Control?

Posted July 5th, 2007 by Eric Greenwood · 3 Comments

Q says to, calling the film “extraordinary.” The fellow that plays Ian Curtis was in a garage rock band called 10,000 Things, whose debut album received a rather uncharitable one star review from the magazine in 2005, but, now that he’s turned to acting, Q claims that he is “an actor of singular talent, responsible for one of the most mesmerizing portrayals of a troubled rock star ever committed to film.” Jesus.

http://www.controlthemovie.com/

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  • 1 k // Jul 6, 2007 at 12:54 pm

    i am so wetting my pants. I think I’ll re-read the book or something to keep from going insane while waiting for the stateside release.

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