WATCH: Matt Smith Bares All In ‘Clone’ Trailer

Matt Smith and Eva Green in Clone

A couple of years ago, Matt Smith made a film with Eva Green which explored the untold trauma of a woman bearing a child who was an exact clone of her lover, who had been killed in an accident. This may sound like a Doctor Who plot but as you’ll see, it has clearly been played more for total emotional devastation than Dalek-biffing, swashbuckling adventure. The film was called Womb.

Now it’s coming out on DVD (May 7 in the UK),  and has been retitled Clone, for clarity’s sake. The trailer has been re-released, and as you can see, there’s a lot of soul-baring going on, a lot of uncovering of repressed emotions, and yes, Matt does run into the sea in the buff. DO NOT LET THIS DISTRACT YOU.

You let it distract you, didn’t you?


Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2. He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage. Fraser invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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