As the rest of the globe was shutting down to stave off Covid-19, U.S. star Anne Hathaway found herself starting up a whole new film project – a rom-com heist caper set in the pandemic still raging around her.
“I don’t think either of us quite comprehend how we pulled it off,” Hathaway told Reuters as she sat down with her co-star Chiwetel Ejiofor to talk about Locked Down, the result of their labours that started streaming on HBO Max on Thursday.
The film tells the story of a couple on the verge of breaking up, until coronavirus restrictions leave them stuck together in London.
The frustration from their forced cohabitation and a series of plot twists boil over into a scheme to steal a diamond from Harrod’s department store.
Shooting started in the autumn when Britain was preparing restrictions again after a relative lull. The ……
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