"I am looking forward to the day my solitude ends."
this is the sci-fi i've been longing for brad to make. a deeply intimate look at loneliness, fear, repression, emotionality, vulnerability, father and masculinity issues, and more. it's Tree of Life in space, complete with ubiquitous voiceover narration.
brad has historically been at his best when he can truly connect with a character, and he clearly sees himself in roy mcbride –– to survive as an astronaut forced to make life-threatening decisions in the spur of the moment, one must adapt a veneer of eternal coolness. to survive as one of the most famous actors in the world, one must do the same.
in the semi-dystopian near future of brad…