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Watch The French Dispatch Trailer

Searchlight Pictures has released the first trailer for Wes Anderson’s comedy romance drama The French Dispatch, set to hit theaters on July 24.

The French Dispatch is described as a love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city centering on three storylines that bring to life a collection of stories published in “The French Dispatch” magazine.

The A-List ensemble includes Oscar winners Benicio Del Toro (Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Traffic), Adrien Brody (The Pianist), and Tilda Swinton (Suspiria, Michael Clayton) along with Oscar nominees Timothée Chalamet (Beautiful Boy, Call Me by Your Name), Bill Murray (Lost in Translation), and Owen Wilson (The Royal Tenenbaums).

Léa Seydoux (Spectre), Lyna Khoudri (The Blessed), Jeffrey Wright (Westworld), Mathieu Amalric (The Grand Budapest Hotel), Stephen Park (Fargo) are also starring in the film along with Liev Schreiber, Elisabeth Moss, Edward Norton, Willem Dafoe, Lois Smith, Saoirse Ronan, Christoph Waltz, Anjelica Huston, Jason Schwartzman, Henry Winkler, and more.

The French Dispatch is written and directed by Anderson from a story by Anderson, Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, and Hugo Guinness.

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Watch The New Trailer For Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs

Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the new trailer for Wes Anderson’s stop-motion feature, Isle of Dogs, opening in theaters on March 23, 2018. Isle of Dogs marks director Anderson’s second animated film, following the Academy Award-nominated Fantastic Mr. Fox in 2009.

Isle of Dogs tells the story of Atari Kobayashi, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture.

Produced by Indian Paintbrush, the voice cast for the Isle of Dogs movie includes F. Murray Abraham, Bob Balaban, Bud Cort, Bryan Cranston, Greta Gerwig, Jeff Goldblum, Akira Ito, Scarlett Johansson, Harvey Keitel, Bill Murray, Kunichi Nomura, Edward Norton, Yoko Ono, Koyu Rankin, Liev Schreiber, Tilda Swinton, Akira Takayama and Frank Wood.

“Wes Anderson is one of the most talented filmmakers of his, or any other, generation,” said Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents Nancy Utley and Steve Gilula when the Isle of Dogs movie was first announced. “His ability to write smart and unconventional screenplays and then translate them into unique experiences on screen makes him not only a unique voice in film, but one who can truly bridge the gap between independent films and cross-over hits. We are thrilled to be going on a journey into the newest world from the distinctive imagination of Wes Anderson.”

Building upon the successful collaboration on The Grand Budapest Hotel, Anderson, Scott Rudin, Steven Rales and Jeremy Dawson return as producers, while Fox Searchlight Pictures will distribute the film in partnership with Indian Paintbrush.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel – Meet The Cast of Characters

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Meet the Cast of Characters from Wes Anderson’s new film The Grand Budapest Hotel, which recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.

Starring Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Edward Norton, Mathieu Amalric, Saoirse Ronan, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Léa Seydoux, Jeff Goldblum, Jason Schwartzman, Jude Law, Tilda Swinton, Harvey Keitel, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson and introducing Tony Revolori.

The film will be in theaters on March 7, 2014.

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Wes Anderson’s New Short Film Castello Cavalcanti Stars Jason Schwartzman As A Race Car Driver

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Castello Cavalcanti is a new eight-minute short film by Wes Anderson that stars Jason Schwartzman. Anderson created the short in collaboration with Prada. It takes place in 1955 in Italy and follows Jed Cavalcanti, a race car driver played by Schwartzman who gets into a wreck during the Motle Miglia rally. The actor runs into a few surprises as he collects himself in the small town he’s stranded in.

The world premiere of the short film took place at the Rome Film Festival on November 13th, 2013 as part of the “Special Events Out of Competition” section.

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Spoke Art Gallery Presents, “Bad Dads” Their 4th Annual Art Exhibit Dedicated To The Films of Wes Anderson Opening On November 1, 2013

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Spoke Art Gallery is pleased to present, “Bad Dads” their 4th annual art exhibit dedicated to the films of Wes Anderson.

Since it’s inception in 2010, Bad Dads has become a yearly tradition at Spoke Art. The exhibition, which debuts on Halloween weekend, opens to the public with a fun and free costume party, and this year Spoke Art will expand the show also to the Castro Theatre for a one night triple screening of Anderson’s films.

Featuring over 100 artists from around the globe, “Bad Dads” presents a diverse look at the inspiration that abounds within, and from, Anderson’s dynamic films. For this exhibit, expect a wide range of affordable and original paintings and sculpture, alongside a bevy of limited edition screen prints and posters.

Join Spoke Art on Friday, November 1st and Saturday November 2nd at the gallery on Sutter Street in San Francisco for the opening night reception and Halloween costume party art show. Then, meet at the Castro Theatre on Sunday, November 3rd for a triple screening of Bottle Rocket, The Royal Tenenbaums and Moonrise Kingdom.

“Bad Dads” will be on view from November 1st – November 23rd.

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Wes Anderson’s “The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders” Starring Edward Norton As Owen Wilson In This Saturday Night Live Spoof

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From Saturday Night Live, an all-new thriller parody from the mind of Wes Anderson, “The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders” starring Edward Norton as Owen Wilson.

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The Trailer For Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel

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Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the trailer for Wes Anderson’s new film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, opening in theaters on March 7, 2014.

Written and directed by Anderson with a story by Anderson and Hugo Guinness, The Grand Budapest Hotel’s ensemble cast includes Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Saoirse Ronan and Jason Schwartzman, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson and Owen Wilson.

The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune.

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