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Review: Moonrise Kingdom

[This review was originally published last weekend. The film is now getting a wider release.] When I wrote about the retro aesthetic of Wes Anderson, I mentioned ideas of homage and influence, precocious children, arrested development, dior...

 
 
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Anderson & Baumbach producing new Bogdanovich film

It's been more than 10 years since Peter Bagdanovich's last feature film, The Cat's Meow, but he's coming back with Squirrel to the Nuts. The title functions both as a partial simile and as a description of the worst possible way to die. Th...

 
 
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Losing My Virginity: Rushmore (1998)

[Losing My Virginity articles are reviews written by someone who still hasn't seen an incredibly popular movie after all these years. LMV reviews are interesting in that they can offer the perspective of a person who's untainted by the clou...

 
 
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Wes Anderson: The Importance of Being Retro

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to see all our cov...

 
 
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Songs in the Key of Wes Anderson

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to see all our cov...

 
 
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The 5 best Bill Murray moments in Wes Anderson movies

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to see all our cov...

 
 
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Flix for Short: Bottle Rocket (1992)

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to see all our co...

 
 
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Five Reasons Why The Royal Tenenbaums is Overrated

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to ...

 
 
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Losing My Virginity: The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

[Losing My Virginity articles are reviews written by someone who still hasn't seen an incredibly popular movie after all these years. LMV reviews are interesting in that they can offer the perspective of a person who's untainted by the clou...

 
 
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Buzzed Bill Murray presents the Moonrise Kingdom set

Last week we shared four behind-the-scenes videos of Moonrise Kingdom hosted by Bob Balaban (or his plush counterpart). The videos gave you a taste of the characters in the film as well as what the fictional land of New Penzance Island has...

 
 
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Alternative Moonrise Kingdom posters are adorable and hip

To celebrate the release of Wes Anderson's newest creation -- Moonrise Kingdom -- this weekend, Shortlist asked a bunch of their favorite designers to create some alternative posters for the movie. They are all pretty darn cool. The posters...

 
 
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Wes Anderson & Owen Wilson reteaming for next film

Frequent Wes Anderson collaborator Owen Wilson is nowhere to be found in Moonrise Kingdom. Anderson co-wrote the film with Roman Coppola, and there's not even a cameo for Wilson anywhere in the picture. But Wilson will be back for the next ...

 
 
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Welcome to Wes Anderson Week!

[At the end of this week Wes Anderson will release Moonrise Kingdom. That means all this week we'll be celebrating by diving into his past films with a slew of features on the distinctive director and his films. Head here to see all ou...

 
 




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Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus"PHASE TWOOOOOOOOOOOOO"

 

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary"The man, the meth, the legerdemain"

 

Where'd You Go, Bernadette"Eh, she'll come back eventually"

 

Good Boys"Kissing party"

 

Driven"John DeLorean's shattered dream "

 

Long Gone By"Moral conundrum with ice cream "

 

Millennium Actress"A classic revived"

 

The Art of Racing in the Rain"No paws, all wheels"

 

The Kitchen"Half-cooked"

 

Dora and the Lost City of Gold"Can you say "mediocre?""

 

The Nightingale"Heed the black bird's call"

 

The VelociPastor"Not to be confused with The TriceraCops"

 

Nekrotronic"Pokemon GHOST"

 

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Season 3)"Space is warped and time is bendable"

 

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 6 Episodes 12-13 - "The..."No one in this show is allowed to be happy"

 

Fast &Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw"Enough fist bumps to put you into a bro coma"

 

Flixist on YouTube - Movie Reviews in Review (Once Upon a Time..."Can you feel the Quinten Tarintino love tonight? "

 

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood"Tarantino sure loves movies, doesn't he?"

 

Luz"The creativity of constraint"

 

SXSW The Art of Self-Defense"Masculinity deconstructed"

 

The Lion King"Play it again, Simba"

 

Iron Sky: The Coming Race"Bigger budget, older jokes"