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In a tongue-in-cheek moment, the city of Austin, Texas, honored one of its prodigal sons (attending the University of Texas in Austin) on November 8 in acclaimed filmmaker Wes Anderson, who's probably rumored to have never heard anyone ever say one negative thing about any of his work Austin mayor Steve Adler decided to go[...]
The French Dispatch Review: Not Cohesive But Still Pleasant to Watch
Instead, it is a few short films that are well-acted and written but don't add up to much. Director: Wes Anderson Summary: A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional twentieth-century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in "The French Dispatch Magazine." The French Dispatch[...]
Barbie Star Margot Robbie: "Whatever You're Thinking, It's Not That."
Margot Robbie has signed on to play a role in the next Wes Anderson film The untitled project will shoot in Spain later this month Also starring in the film are Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, and Tom Hanks Not much at all is known about the new film beyond the cast and where[...]
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. L-R: The logo for Flashback Movies and the official poster for The Royal Tenenbaums. The thing that stuck out when I saw The[...]
“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. Searchlight Pictures Returning Wes Anderson Favorites American Empirical Pictures, Indian Paintbrush, and Studio[...]
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. Bill MurrayPhoto by BAKOUNINE / Shutterstock.com Anderson has directed Murray in a considerable number of roles over the last 20 some odd years, with Murray starring in[...]
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-1 { margin:[...]
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 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[...]
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 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
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 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[...]