WARNING: Spoiler alert. The Knockturnal‘s Kinsey Schofield talks False Positive with star Pierce Brosnan and producer John Lee. Watch the interview above!
False Positive (2021) directed by John Lee and written by Lee and Ilana Glazer, and story by Alissa Nutting, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in their Spotlight Narrative section.
The film follows Lucy (Ilana Glazer) and her husband Adrian (Justin Theroux) as their struggle to get pregnant continues. Adrian, a doctor, suggests they visit his old teacher Dr. Hindle (Pierce Brosnan) who happens to be one of the best fertility doctors in the country. Soon, Dr.Hindle’s special fertility treatment works and Lucy becomes pregnant. Initially, a joyful experience, as she continues to be seen by Dr. Hindle, she grows increasingly paranoid and suspicious of the doctor, a concern she shares with another mom-to-be and friend, Corgan (Sophia Bush). Lucy also fixates on a midwife she comes across Grace (Zainab Jah). What follows is a wicked web of unending questions reminiscent of Rosemary’s Baby, that leads Lucy to uncover the truth behind Dr. Hindle and his practice.
The film premieres on Hulu, Friday, June 25th.
At the Tribeca Film Festival’s premiere of the new film False Positive, the Knockturnal got a chance to talk to the film’s writer and star, Ilana Glazer, along with other cast and crew
False Positive is a psychological thriller with a sense of humor, starring Ilana Glazer as a woman who is forced to trust either her friends and family or her own body.
On Monday, June 12, The Knockturnal was on the red carpet for the World Premiere of Columbia Pictures’ latest release “Rough Night” out today.
On Monday night, The Knockturnal attended the red carpet screening for “PAINT IT BLACK” at MoMA. We got to talk with Amber Tamblyn, the director and co-writer of the film. We also spoke with the film’s stars, Alia Shawkat (Josie) and Janet McTeer (Meredith).