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Jason Schwartzman Has Been Added To Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom'

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As we reported last year, Wes Anderson’s new pastel-colored phantasmagoria of Caucasoid ennui, Moonrise Kingdom, has already nabbed Anderson regular Bill Murray, along with the likes of such hotshots as Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand, and Bruce Willis.  Well, you can add one more Anderson regular to that list.

Wes Anderson's New Movie Attracts Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Tilda...

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Wes Anderson is busy wrangling together the cast for his next movie entitled Moon Rise Kingdom. In typical Anderson fashion, it will feature the usual suspects such as Bill Murray, and a few new faces. According to Deadline, several big name actors are circling the project including Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand, and Bruce Willis, yes we said Bruce...

News Roundup: Shia Labeouf, Emma Stone, Wes Anderson

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The weekend is officially over, and we have more than a few things to catch up on. Normally we don’t go for the gossipy stuff but the past week was filled with crazy stories. Shia Labeouf was caught in the middle of another scandal - this time involving coffee (more on that below), Wes Anderson found himself on the University of Texas' radar, and Emma Stone is taking a very special cause to...

Fantastic Mr. Fox: DVD Review

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Last fall, director Wes Anderson did what most people considered the impossible. He adapted the short Roald Dahl story of Fantastic Mr. Fox and turned it into a feature length film. Instead of taking the ever popular route of using CGI, he decided to bring the characters to life with stop motion animation. He also got an A-list cast led by Oscar winners...

Wes Anderson Accepts Award In Stop Motion Style

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Last night the National Board of Review awarded Director Wes Anderson a special achievement award for his latest film, the old school, stop-frame animation Fantastic Mr. Fox starring George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, Michael Gambon, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe, Owen Wilson. For those of you who have seen the film, there's no real question as to why he's...

Wes Anderson's Not Crazy Says Bill Murray

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Wes Anderson is a very unique individual and a talented director. Unfortunately, the man behind Fantastic Mr. Fox was trashed a few weeks ago by the film's cinematographer Tristan Oliver, for his unconventional directing methods. According to the NYDailyNews, Fox co-star Bill Murray had a few things to say in defense of Mr. Anderson.

Fantastic Mr. Fox: Movie Review

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It's been almost 40 year's since the classic children's book, Fantastic Mr. Fox hit shelves in America and the U.K. to the delight of kids everywhere. Author Roald Dahl told a simple story about a fox and his attempts to outwit and for lack of a better word "outfox" three of the richest men around. The story is brought to life on the silver screen by...

LFF: Fantastic Mr. Fox Press Conference

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A few weeks ago the London Film Festival began its first press conference of the festival with the Opening Film, Fantastic Mr Fox. On the panel was the writer/director, Wes Anderson and the stars, George Clooney, Bill Murray, Jason Schwartzman, Eric Anderson, Jarvis Cocker and Wallace Wolodarsky. What follows was a really funny press conference; Bill Murray was the...

LFF Review: Fantastic Mr Fox

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Note from the Editor: Straight from London, comes one our latest addition to the team Ben McCarthy with his first response to Fantastic Mr. Fox at The London Film Festival. At the festival I had some issues making the film because, well, London traffic rivals the best in the world. Luckily, I met Ben who I thought had a rather interesting opiniong of the film. Check out his...

Wes Anderson Responds to Crew's Backlash

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Any bad news regarding the upcoming film Fantastic Mr. Fox, makes by blood boil. Mr. Fox has to be one of the most highly anticipated films of the fall, and is definitely at the top of my must see list. Lately, there has been a bit of bad press hovering over the film questioning director Wes Anderson's work ethic. Anderson finally confronted these rumors and...

New Behind the Scenes Fantastic Mr. Fox Featurette

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If this clip shows anything, it's how putting together a movie is all about having a great team of people. Even when you have someone like Wes Anderson at the helm it's never any one person who makes a movie good or bad, it's of combination of everyone involved. With a stop-frame animation, there's a lot of down time. Thanks to technology, Anderson was rarely on set for his latest film...

New Fantastic Mr. Fox Trailer

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This is the type of stuff I like to start my morning off with. A second trailer has been released for the Wes Anderson film, Fantastic Mr. Fox. My expectations were high after the first trailer for the film was released, so I was nervous for the second -- thankfully it delivers. The film features an Oscar winning cast led by George Clooney and...

Fantastic Mr. Fox Character Banners

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Over at Empire they've posted several character banners from Wes Anderson's film, Fantastic Mr. Fox. The stop motion fim features an Oscar caliber cast that is led by George Clooney and Meryl Streep. The film centers on Mr. Fox as he deals with the selfish behavior of three grumpy old men that he steals food from to feed his family. When they decide to cut off his...

Fantastic Mr. Fox Poster Debut

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I love Fantastic Mr. Fox! The upcoming Wes Anderson film adaptation is one of my top must sees for the fall. Mr. Fox pairs old school stop motion animation, with the voices of Oscar winners George Clooney and Meryl Streep. Earlier this week, we brought you a wonderful behind the scenes featurette, and now Fox Searchlight has decided to release the first...

Fantastic Mr. Fox Featurette

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A great behind the scenes look at Wes Anderson's upcoming feature Fantastic Mr. Fox has hit the web. The film stars Oscar winners George Clooney and Meryl Streep, as well as Bill Murray and Jason Schwartzman in a comedy that uses good old fashioned stop-motion animation in place of the ever popular CGI. The video below gives us an in depth look at the filmmaking...

Official Fantastic Mr. Fox Trailer!

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Wes Anderson fans rejoice! A trailer has been released for his highly anticipated film, Fantastic Mr. Fox. The film has an all star cast featuring Oscar winners George Clooney and Meryl Streep as Mr. and Mrs. Fox and a supporting cast that includes Bill Murray and Owen Wilson. Just...

Another Photo from Fantastic Mr. Fox

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New photos keep coming for Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox.  The film which has an all-star cast of actors including George Clooney (as Mr. Fox himself), Meryl Streep (Mrs. Fox), Bill Murray, Adrien Brody, and Anjelica Huston (I mean the list goes on and on), is set...

New Fantastic Mr. Fox Photo

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Darn you Mr. Fox! Another photo has been released from Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox. We previously brought you two official photos from the film that 20th Century Fox is producing, which stars George Clooney as the title character. The feature centers on Mr. Fox as he deals with the selfish behavior of three grumpy old men whom he...

Official Fantastic Mr. Fox Photos!

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Finally some photos can be posted from the upcoming Wes Anderson film, Fantastic Mr. Fox.  A first look at some images from the film were posted last week, but they had to be taken down by request of 20th Century Fox. So once again we have what appears to be a couple of official photos from the movie that will star George Clooney, Bill...