No Such Thing
is a film that was released in 2001 and was directed by Hal Hartley
. It tells the story of Beatrice (Sarah Polley
), a tabloid journalist whose fiancé is killed by a monster in Iceland
. She ends up falling in love with the monster in the end. The monster is immortal, but longs to die. Beatrice helps him achieve this by contacting a scientist who can destroy matter painlessly.
Robert Burke told Fangoria Magazine that he decided to take a day and walk around downtown NYC- in his monster make-up. He said that no one really gave him a second glance.