Seduction is at the center of Dakota Johnson and Tilda
Swinton’s new thriller, A Bigger Splash,
which is loosely inspired by the 1969 French film, La Piscine.
The movie tells the story of a
David Bowie-like rock star, Marianne Lane (Swinton), who has taken refuge with
her partner (Matthias Schoenaerts) on a volcanic island as she recovers from
throat surgery. However, her Mediterranean getaway is disrupted by the unexpected
arrival of Marianne’s old flame and record producer, Harry Hawkes (Ralph Fiennes), and
his daughter, Penelope Lanier (Johnson).
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Soon, the story becomes a seductive mix of sexual intrigue
and nostalgia as the threat of someone’s demise grows heavy. Of course, fans of
La Piscine can guess at whose that