Netflix has announced the release date for Academy Award® Winner Charlie Kaufman’s (“Being John Malkovich”, “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”) film adaptation of Iain Reid’s internationally best selling novel “I’m Thinking of Ending Things”. The film, which stars Jesse Plemons (“Vice”, “The Post”), Jessie Buckley (“Wild Rose”, “Beast”), Toni Collette (“Velvet Buzzsaw”, “Hereditary”) and David Thewlis (“Anomalisa”, “Wonder Woman”), will premiere on September 4th. Expect a trailer in the coming weeks.
“I’m Thinking of Ending Things” is a stunning debut that examines the fragility of the psyche and the limitations of solitude. On a road trip to meet his parents on their secluded farm, Jake’s girlfriend is thinking of ending things. When Jake makes an unexpected detour, leaving her stranded, a twisted mix of palpable tension, psychological frailty, and sheer terror ensues.