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Flashback Movies: Looking Back at The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

Flashback Movies: Looking Back at The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

For the first entry in this list, we're going to look at the movie that kicked off one of my biggest director obsessions with Wes Anderson that goes on to this day; The Royal Tenenbaums.[caption id="attachment_1217775" align="aligncenter" width="600"] L-R: The logo for Flashback Movies and the official poster for The Royal Tenenbaums.[/caption]The thing that stuck[...]

The French Dispatch: Wes Andersons Latest Film is an Ode to Journalism [TRAILER]

"The French Dispatch": Wes Anderson's Latest Film is an Ode to Journalism [TRAILER]

The French Dispatch, the 10th film from director Wes Anderson is his most star-studded and visually enriching The Searchlight Pictures film follows the final issue of an American magazine published in a fictional 20th Century French city The magazine stylizes itself after The New Yorker.[caption id="attachment_1160603" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Searchlight Pictures[/caption] Returning Wes Anderson Favorites American Empirical Pictures,[...]

Bill Murray to be Honored for Lifetime of Work by Wes Anderson

Bill Murray to be Honored for Lifetime of Work by Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson and Bill Murray have worked a lot together, and Anderson will have the privilege of presenting Murray with a lifetime achievement award later from the Rome Film Festival.[caption id="attachment_972295" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Bill MurrayPhoto by BAKOUNINE / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Anderson has directed Murray in a considerable number of roles over the last 20 some odd years,[...]

Funko ECCC 2018 Exclusives Part 5: Cuphead Freddy Funko Saga and More

Funko ECCC 2018 Exclusives Part 5: Cuphead, Freddy Funko, Saga, and More!

This will be limited to 1000 pieces.On the Vynl side, we get a must-but set of figures from the Wes Anderson classic The Life Aquatic I love this movie so much, but limited to 2500 pieces I am not sure this will be shared Hopefully this means we are getting a wave of Pops.[gallery columns="2"[...]

Wes Andersons Isle Of Dogs Gets Poster AND Release Date

Wes Anderson's Isle Of Dogs Gets Poster AND Release Date

Wes Anderson's next project sure looks .. different The last feature film we saw from the technicolor director was 2014's The Grand Budapest Hotel, and before that, it was Moonrise Kingdom in 2012. Isle of Dogs is next up on his docket.The film is described as a stop motion film set in Japan will follow a young boy’s[...]


Wes Andersons H&#038M Christmas Ad Is Very Christmas-y (and Wes Anderson-y)

Wes Anderson's H&M Christmas Ad Is Very Christmas-y (and Wes Anderson-y)

Wes Anderson certainly does have his look He is one of a handful of directors today that is unmistakeable before even a couple seconds have passed on screen.That Anderson-ness should strike you here pretty quickly in this new H&M christmas ad Starring Adrien Brody, this almost feels like it could have been an aside in[...]

The Grand Budapest Hotel Director Wes Anderson Ponders The Horror Film

The Grand Budapest Hotel Director Wes Anderson Ponders The Horror Film

During a recent talk at the Rome Film Festival, The Grand Budapest Hotel director Wes Anderson said he has considered making a horror movie "Horror is an area where if[sic] a filmmaker really wants to use all the tricks, the techniques to affect your emotions," he said in response to an audience question on the[...]

What If Wes Anderson Directed X-Men

What If Wes Anderson Directed X-Men?

From Patrick Willems and friends for Bleeding Cool… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UngE0qn3VRYVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: What if Wes Anderson Directed X-Men? (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UngE0qn3VRY) Oh and if you can't get the above, try below… https://vimeo.com/121162967Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: What if Wes Anderson directed X-Men? (https://vimeo.com/121162967)

First Clip From Wes Andersons The Grand Budapest Hotel

First Clip From Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel

Ralph Fiennes gives Tony Revolori an impromptu job interview in the first clip released today from Wes Anderson's newest, The Grand Budapest Hotel.And yes, that aspect ratio is purposeful Three different aspect ratios will be used throughout the film, to correspond with each different time period it covers.Grand Budapest Hotel looks like Anderson at his[...]


Two New Shorts From Wes Anderson And Roger Michell

Two New Shorts, From Wes Anderson And Roger Michell

Sure, they're shilling phones and menswear, but these are still pretty great.First up, a very Wes Anderson-y Wes Anderson short, featuring Jason Schwartzman as a race car driver who crashes in what happens to be his ancestral lands It's for Prada, but not blatantly so, and I would actually love to see a feature of[...]

First Trailer For Wes Andersons The Grand Budapest Hotel

First Trailer For Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel

Here's the first trailer for Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel and, unsurprisingly, it looks a lot like a 'Wes Anderson Film'.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Fg5iWmQjwk[/youtube]That certainly doesn't look like it will win over anyone who is put off by Anderson's very particular style I'm a little on the fence with Anderson myself[...]


Johnny Depp Teaming Up With Wes Anderson For The Grand Budapest Hotel

Johnny Depp Teaming Up With Wes Anderson For The Grand Budapest Hotel

Just as Terry Gilliam is trying to check Johnny Depp into a hotel in Bucharest, Wes Anderson has booked him into his own Grand Budapest Hotel.According to Deadline, Depp will star in the movie written and directed by Anderson There's no indication of who may have worked on the script with Anderson, who has always[...]

The Colour Palettes Of Wes Andersons Films

The Colour Palettes Of Wes Anderson's Films

If Beth Matthew's swatch sheet is to be believed, Wes Anderson builds his film's aesthetics around five main colours per film.You might notice the absence of the letter R in The Darjeeling Limited Bottle Rocket, the "loosest" and, in many ways, most satisfying of Anderson's films.Hipsters, get decorating.Moonrise Kingdom has likely opened in Matthews' neighbourhood[...]

Watch Three New Clips From Wes Andersons Moonrise Kingdom

Watch Three New Clips From Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom

With the release of Wes Anderson's preteen romance story Moonrise Kingdom only a month away, it's time to celebrate with a few brand new clips from the film.Moonrise Kingdom is about two twelve year-olds who fall in love and run away together - Sam from his boy scout camp and Suzy from her parents -[...]

First Look At The Cannes Line-Up: The Films In Competition

First Look At The Cannes Line-Up: The Films In Competition

Wes Anderson "Holy Motors" - dir Leos Carax "Cosmopolis" - dir David Cronenberg "The Paperboy" - dir Lee Daniels "Killing Them Softly" - dir Andrew Dominik "Reality" - dir Matteo Garrone "Love" - dir Michael Haneke "Lawless" - dir John Hillcoat "In Another Country" - dir Hong Sang So "The Taste of Money" - dir[...]

Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom Gets "Painted" Poster

You saw the trailer, didn't you? Or anything else Wes Anderson has ever made ever?Moonrise Kingdom will be along in May I continue to hope Anderson make something else as warm and alive as Rushmore once again Come late April I'll probably be besides myself with anticipation.Thanks to Moviefone for the poster. I don't know[...]

The Trailer For Wes Andersons Moonrise Kingdom Is Everything Youd Expect It To Be

The Trailer For Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom Is Everything You'd Expect It To Be

Fans and detractors of Wes Anderson alike will find everything they expect in this trailer for Moonrise Kingdom, a film that appears on current evidence to be a sort of hip 1960s-period romantic mystery.If the transition to stop motion couldn't disguise the overall Wes Andersonness of The Fantastic Mr Fox, making a period picture sure[...]