What's the "Actor to Actor" series? First I pick out my twenty favorite performances of the year. Then I mix those twenty names all up and pick out two names at random. And then I imagine what a conversation between those two characters would be like. Rinse and repeat. For fun! So let's get to it. Here's MNPP's sixth pair of favorite performances of 2011....
Certified Copy's Elle (Juliette Binoche)
and Martha Marcy May Marlene's Patrick (John Hawkes)
Patrick: You look like a Martha May to me.
Can I call you Martha May?
Elle: You can call me whatever you like. I love you.
Patrick: Can I sing you a little song, Martha May?
Elle: Don't fucking look at me! I hate you!
William Shimell talks to Jeong-hie Jun
Michael Fassbender talks to Elizabeth Olsen
Kirsten Dunst talks to Andrea Riseborough