High Rise (2015)

LISTEN: Tom Hiddleston Reads ‘High-Rise’

March 23, 2015  (BBC)

Tom Hiddleston isn’t just the star of the new movie adaptation of J.G. Ballard’s High-Rise, he has also recorded the audiobook version.

And as of this morning (March 23), a 10-minute extract from that recording has been made available, starting with the memorable sentence “later, as he sat on the balcony eating the dog.”

Clearly there’s an element of spoilerishness here if you have not read the book. There again, it’s Tom Hiddleston so…