EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 'I Melt with You' Cast and Crew Interviews

Monday, 05 December 2011 15:04
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Opening in theaters on December 9th is a new dramatic film from director Mark Pellington (Henry Poole Is Here) entitled I Melt with You. The movie centers on a reunion between four college friends and features an excellent cast of actors including Thomas Jane (The Punisher), Jeremy Piven (Grosse Pointe Blank), Rob Lowe (St. Elmo's Fire), Christian McKay (Me and Orson Welles), Carla Gugino (Watchmen), Arielle Kebbel (John Tucker Must Die), and Sasha Grey (The Girlfriend Experience). 

IAR's managing editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to sit down with actors Thomas Jane, Rob Lowe, and Jeremy Piven, as well as director Mark Pellington, to discuss their work on I Melt with You. The actors and director talked about their new movie, the film's characters, the impact of drugs on their relationship, how the actors played stoned, why shooting in sequence was so important, Pellington's unique vision for the project, what happens to men when they hit forty, and what it means to fail as an American man. 

To watch our exclusive interview with Thomas Jane, Rob Lowe, Jeremy Piven, and director Mark Pellington about I Melt with You, please click on the video player above.


Former college friends (Piven, Lowe, Jane, McKay) reunite for a summer reunion but it leads them to face the apparent disillusionment that defines their lives. After tragedy strikes the friends at a party one night, one of them has a realization. In response they decide to resurrect a former pact by which to live and die, thus creating a new world order. 

I Melt with You opens in theaters on December 9th. 

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