Eternal Sunshine/Be Kind Rewind director Michel Gondry has never won any awards for sane-ness, and his latest project, tentatively titled The Return of the Ice Kings, is no exception.
“I’m writing a story about kids who invent a water that makes you hear music when you drink it. It’s going to be a scientific story, but completely unrealistic.” [MTV]
They have that already, it’s called LSD.
He’s planning on taking his music-loving kids to some unusual places. “At one point, they see the end of time in the movie,” he revealed of a scene he’s already plotting in his head. “So, we’ll have to shoot it somewhere that looks like the end of time.”
Hmm, how ’bout Bakersfield? Do they have IHOPs in the end of time? God, I hope so. I can’t face an eternity without Lingonberry butter. Lingonberries and titty bars.