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At the #Horror première by Anne-Katrin Titze

22 November 2015 5:54 AM, PST | | See recent news »

Lydia Hearst on Tara Subkoff at #Horror premiere: "She has such an incredibly beautiful vision." Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

At the Museum of Modern Art première of Tara Subkoff's sharp-witted #Horror, Timothy Hutton spoke to me about the art (curated by Urs Fischer) and parenting, and Lydia Hearst made a Drew Barrymore out of Wes Craven's Scream comparison, as Chloë Sevigny, Balthazar Getty, Taryn Manning, Stella Schnabel, Annabelle Dexter-Jones, Natasha Lyonne, Sadie Seelert, Haley Murphy, Bridget McGarry, Blue Lindeberg, Mina Sundwall and Emma Adler walked the red carpet.

Wes Anderson favorite Waris Ahluwalia (The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou) confided to me that Rob Zombie's The Devil's Rejects and House Of 1000 Corpses are the two horror films he loves and at the Players Club after party confirmed he now has three.

Timothy Hutton: "The cyberbullying is what the movie is about. »

- Anne-Katrin Titze

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Van Orton Design Creates Dazzling Neon Film Posters for Your Favorite Films

19 November 2015 1:08 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Read More: Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara are Longing Lovers in Gorgeous Alternative 'Carol' Posters Film posters typically capture the essence of a film in a single frame with the colors and photography mirroring the movie's overall mood and message, but Van Orton Design, a duo of twin brothers from Turin, Italy, has challenged these conventions by creating a series of alternative neon film posters for some of the world's most famous films.  The reinterpretations are illustrated with a perspective drawing technique called "one point perspective," in which a single point near the center of the frame converges with all lines (both perpendicular and parallel). These retro-futuristic illustrations are characterized by vibrant neon colors with thick black lines that lead your eyes to the center with great appeal. Ultimately, they offer new interpretations of hits such as "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou," "Indiana Jones and the Last. »

- Glen Yi

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Acclaimed Director Wes Anderson Wants to Try His Hand at Horror

27 October 2015 5:00 PM, PDT | | See recent Dread Central news »

Wes Anderson (The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, The Royal Tenenbaums, Moonrise Kingdom) is one hell of a director. The thought of him making a horror movie has me kind of giddy! I mean, I can see it now… This… Continue Reading →

The post Acclaimed Director Wes Anderson Wants to Try His Hand at Horror appeared first on Dread Central. »

- Steve Barton

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The usual suspects (and a new face) joining the cast of Wes Anderson’s stop-motion film

13 October 2015 7:00 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The same faces are joining Wes Anderson again on his next project.

A few days after it was announced that the next movie by Wes Anderson would be a stop-motion animated movie about dogs, The Nerdist spoke with Jeff Goldblum and revealed that the actor would be joining a few other Anderson regulars for the movie.

According to Goldblum, he would be starring in the movie alongside Edward Norton, Bryan Cranston, and Bob Balaban. One would assume that other names such Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, and Jason Schwartzman would be along for the film also.

The Nerdist added that Goldblum mentioned that the film would be “Japanese-inspired.” Goldblum was in Anderson’s last film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, but also showed up in The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. Norton and Balaban have been in the last two films — Moonrise Kingdom and The Grand Budapest Hotel while Cranston has yet »

- Zach Dennis

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Jeff Goldblum says he'll be starring in Wes Anderson's next animated comedy with Ed Norton and Bryan Cranston

12 October 2015 4:23 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The cheeky Jeff Goldblum seems to have let slip some major details about Wes Anderson's next movie.

During one of his weekly Los Angeles jazz shows with The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Goldblum revealed that he'll lend his voice to a "Japanese-inspired" stop-motion movie about a pack of dogs.

Goldblum also tipped that Anderson ensemble regulars Ed Norton and Bob Balaban are on board, as is Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston, reports Nerdist.

Anderson last worked in the stop-motion genre on 2009's Fantastic Mr. Fox, which earned a Best Animated Feature Oscar nomination.

The filmmaker's 2014 period comedy The Grand Budapest Hotel made more than $158 million at the worldwide box office – and won a total of four Academy Awards this year.

Goldblum worked with Anderson on The Grand Budapest Hotel, as well as The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou.

Watch a trailer for Fantastic Mr. Fox below: »

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Wes Anderson Plans Stop-Motion Dog Movie

9 October 2015 4:45 PM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

After great success the first time around with "Fantastic Mr. Fox" several years ago, filmmaker Wes Anderson is returning to the world of stop-motion animation with a new animal-centric project which this time will deal with dogs says The Playlist.

Anderson's films are kind of known for scenes in which several pooches come to harm - a fox terrier gets an arrow in the neck in "Moonrise Kingdom," the family beagle gets run over in "The Royal Tenenbaums," another beagle gets drugged in "Fantastic Mr. Fox," and a three-legged labrador gets disciplined in "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou".

The project is said to be Anderson's immediate next picture and that pre-production work has begun. It is Not the project he spoke about last year, an anthology style film inspired by the work of Italian filmmaker Vittorio De Sica.

Anderson is coming off his most successful film to date with »

- Garth Franklin

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Ranked: Wes Anderson's Most Memorable Characters

24 September 2015 12:13 PM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

This week Wes Anderson's lovely "Moonrise Kingdom" is released in a sparkly new Criterion Collection edition. Coming after the left-turn that was the animated "Fantastic Mr. Fox" which followed the slightly disappointing one-two punch of 2004's "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou" and 2007's "The Darjeeling Limited," many viewers (Playlisters among them) found 'Moonrise' not just a return to form, but one of his best films to date. Mining a rich seam of emotion that his occasionally too-precious aesthetic can sometimes put at a remove, "Moonrise Kingdom," while gorgeous, symmetrical, and slathered in trademark whip-pans and deadpan expressions, is actually touching. And a lot of that is in the suite of cherishable performances given by an ensemble of Anderson regulars, marked out by a few new additions. It has reminded us once again of Anderson's facility for creating (often through costume or a physical quirk, it must be said) a. »

- Jessica Kiang and Oliver Lyttelton

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Ten Best: Deep Sea Thrillers

7 September 2015 7:03 AM, PDT | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

To mark the release of deep sea thriller Pressure, out now on DVD/download starring Danny Huston, Matthew Goode, Joe Cole, Alan McKenna and Daisy Lowe, we take a look at the best deep sea thrillers of all time.

The Hunt For Red October (1990)

Starring: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn

Director: John McTiernan

Das Boot (1981)

Starring: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann

Director: Wolfgang Petersen

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1954)

Starring: Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre

Director: Richard Fleischer

Jaws (1975)

Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss

Director: Steven Spielberg

The Abyss (1989)

Starring: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Michael Biehn

Director: James Cameron

The Big Blue (1988)

Starring: Jean-Marc Barr, Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Paul Shenar.

Director: Luc Besson

Pressure (2015)

Starring: Danny Huston, Matthew Goode, Joe Cole, Alan McKenna and Daisy Lowe

Director: Ron Scalpello

Sphere (1998)

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson

Director: Barry Levinson »

- Phil Wheat

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In Defense of the Neeson/Collet-Serra Duo

13 August 2015 6:24 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Some of the best things in life come in pairs, and film is no different. No, I don’t mean sequels and/or remakes, because I think we all know how those often turn out. Instead, I mean those actors and directors who very frequently collaborate on films, so much so that it feels odd when the actor does not appear in one of the director’s films.

There have been some incredible collaborations throughout cinema history; Kurosawa Akira and Toshiro Mifune brought the samurai film to life, Clint Eastwood and Sergio Leone breathed new life into the dying western in the 1960s, and Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro brought audiences some of the best films to come out of New Hollywood in the 1970s and into the 90s. And of course there are amazing collaborations in modern cinema: Quentin Tarantino and Samuel L. Jackson, Wes Anderson and his troupe of actors, »

- William Penix

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Ocean views by Anne-Katrin Titze

25 June 2015 8:18 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

Cobie Smulders, The Lego Movie voice of Wonder Woman and The Avengers' Maria Hill, on the Oceana blue carpet Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

Swimmingly integrating Wes Anderson's The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, Roberto Rossellini's Stromboli and Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Mermaid with Livia Firth's (aka Livia Giuggioli) Green Carpet Challenge, or blue, I had a conversation with Oceana Media Advisory Board member, Cobie Smulders, the host of the First Annual Nautica Oceana City & Sea Party.

The evening before, at BAMcinemaFest, Cobie presented the premiere of Kris Swanberg's Unexpected in which she stars with Gail Bean, Anders Holm and Elizabeth McGovern.

Oceana Media Advisory Board member, Cobie Smulders: "I've always wanted to be under the sea." Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

Oceana supporters include Diane Lane, January Jones, Morgan Freeman, Mary Steenburgen, Jeff Goldblum, Pierce Brosnan, James Cameron, Harrison Ford, Barbra Streisand, Sting, Josh Lucas, Jason Priestley, »

- Anne-Katrin Titze

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At home with Antonio Monda by Anne-Katrin Titze

9 June 2015 10:26 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

At home with Festa del Cinema Artistic Director Antonio Monda Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

From playing a role in Wes Anderson's The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, having recent Le Conversazioni with Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen Sondheim, Zadie Smith, Patrick McGrath, Isabella Rossellini, Salman Rushdie, Julie Taymor, Jeffrey Eugenides, Marina Abramovic and Daniel Libeskind, to co-founding Open Roads: New Italian Cinema, with this year's highlights including Ivano de Matteo's The Dinner (I Nostri Ragazzi) and Lamberto Sanfelice's Chlorine (Cloro), starring Sara Serraiocco - Antonio Monda has done a great deal already. Now, he is appointed the Artistic Director of the Rome International Film Festival.

Isabella Rossellini with Antonio Monda in the Morgan Library & Museum Green Room Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

After Antonio had just returned from the Cannes Film Festival, we spoke about the challenges he looks forward to, how Gay Talese and Jonathan Franzen surprised him, a Renzo Piano connection, »

- Anne-Katrin Titze

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Wes Anderson-themed cafe Bar Luce opens in Milan

13 May 2015 8:19 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Fans of twee cinema, listen up - a Wes Anderson-themed cafe just opened in Italy.

Anderson designed the newly opened Bar Luce in Milan, which features a decor just as idiosyncratic as the Grand Budapest Hotel filmmaker's movies.

Wes Anderson's Bar Luce @ Fondazione Prada, Milano. #barluce#milano#igersmilano#wesanderson#fondazioneprada#prada

A photo posted by @captain_cousteau on May 10, 2015 at 1:36am Pdt

Bar Luce

A photo posted by @roads_to_nowhere_ on May 10, 2015 at 2:00pm Pdt

#wesanderson #barluce #fondazioneprada #flipper #stevezissou #milano #milan #pinball #thelifeaquatic

A photo posted by avv_fabio (@avv_fabio) on May 10, 2015 at 4:41pm Pdt

The bar, which opened on Saturday (May 9), features pinball machines depicting The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou and short film Castello Cavalcanti.

The décor is also seemingly inspired by The Grand Budapest Hotel too.

Anderson said: "While I do think it would make a pretty good movie set, »

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Today in Movie Culture: Honest 'Pitch Perfect' Trailer, Wes Anderson's Italian Cafe and More

12 May 2015 11:00 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Here's another aca-hilarious Honest Trailer, this one striking Pitch Perfect:   Watch Blast It Biggs! Where Are You?!, a short documentary about a minor character from Star Wars who originally had a bigger significance (via Geek Tyrant).   This bar in Milan was designed by Wes Anderson. Best part might be the pinball machines made for his movies The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou and Castello Cavalcanti. See more photos at Screen Crush.    Wes Anderson's Bar Luce @ Fondazione Prada, Milano. #barluce#milano#igersmilano#wesanderson#fondazioneprada#prada A photo posted by @captain_cousteau on May 10, 2015 at 1:36am...

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- Christopher Campbell

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Wes Anderson Has Designed The Most Wes Anderson-y Café Ever

12 May 2015 8:02 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

While we're still waiting to hear what movie Wes Anderson will gear up next, the filmmaker has taken some time to bring his fussy eye for detail to the design of Bar Luce, a new café in Milan, Italy. And if you ever wanted to step onto the set of a Wes Anderson movie, and maybe have a cake from Mendl's, this is as close as you're going to get.  "...there is no ideal angle for this space. It is for real life, and ought to have numerous good spots for eating, drinking, talking, reading, etc. While I do think it would make a pretty good movie set, I think it would be an even better place to write a movie. I tried to make it a bar I would want to spend my own non-fictional afternoons in," the director said about his formica, wood-panelled, '50s/'60s designers wet dream. »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Video of the Day: Watch a supercut of violence in Wes Anderson films

23 April 2015 9:08 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Filmmaker Wes Anderson has, over the years, infused his features with a very distinct style, one that not only sets him apart from other directors in the medium, but also makes his works instantly recognisable. Anderson’s distinctiveness also extends to the way he goes about shooting action scenes, which often pop up in his features, be they fights between siblings, as in The Darjeeling Limited, or full-scale shootouts between multiple people, such as in The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Now Vimeo user Dávid Velenczei has made a supercut examining the myriad ways in which Anderson portrays different violent encounters, from the preparation to the actual action to the aftermath. The video, titled “Wes Anderson’s Violence”, can be seen below, with the following message attached.

I made this montage from the movies of Wes Anderson. The movies are: Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, »

- Deepayan Sengupta

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Watch: Max Fischer Players From 'Rushmore' Present 'The Truman Show,' 'Armageddon' And 'Out Of Sight'

9 April 2015 11:47 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

When Wes Anderson released his 1998 sophomore feature “Rushmore” to almost universal acclaim, it was clear that the seeds of his now-trademark style had not yet fully blossomed. Yet they had certainly been planted: the perfectly symmetrical frames, meticulous color schemes and abundant doses of melancholia and deadpan humor all began to take root in Anderson’s quietly mesmerizing film, a funny and evocative look at young manhood and the perils of idealism. This was a decided point of contrast from his more naturalistic debut film “Bottle Rocket,” a picture every bit the equal of “Rushmore” in its own humble way. Anderson’s particular style of filmmaking would extend to polarizing extremes in his next few features, most notably his “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou,” which has grown in stature and emotional resonance since its 2004 release to become perhaps the director’s most overlooked film. But one could argue “Rushmore »

- Nicholas Laskin

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Interview: Director Noah Baumbach on Timing in ‘While We’re Young’

31 March 2015 10:32 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Chicago – Director Noah Baumbach is a master in creating cinematic atmosphere. Whether it’s the adolescent mood of “The Squid and the Whale,” the weird loneliness of “Frances Ha” or his screenplays with director Wes Anderson, Baumbach generates a worthy emotional imprint. His latest film is “While We’re Young.”

“While We’re Young” is a meditation on dichotomy, as Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts portray a childless fortysomething couple that are losing commonality with their baby producing friends. When a younger couple – portrayed by Adam Driver and Amanda Seyfried – come into their lives, there is a sense that the older couple is taking one more stab at the youth that chronologically has slipped away. Filled with the comedy of awkwardness and keen observations on the human condition, “While We’re Young’ is another expansive achievement from the mind of Noah Baumbach.

Naomi Watts and Ben Stiller in the Noah Baumbach »

- (Adam Fendelman)

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Independence Day 2: Celebrate Jeff Goldblum's return with the actor's top 10 film moments

4 March 2015 8:05 AM, PST | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

It's official: Jeff Goldblum has signed on for Roland Emmerich's sequel to Independence Day. We're incredibly relived, to be honest, as Independence Day 2 would be nothing without Goldblum's MIT grad David Levinson.

Goldblum joins Hunger Games hunk Liam Hemsworth and unknown actor Jessie Usher, who will portray the son of Will Smith's Captain Steven Hiller. Jury's out on which character will be taking over as the franchise's new lead in the Focus star's absence.

Excited to Officially announce @LiamHemsworth and #JeffGoldblum as the next two pieces of the#IndependenceDay sequel

Roland Emmerich (@rolandemmerich) March 4, 2015

Jeff Goldblum is universally loved for his quirky performances and infectious laugh, but have you ever sat down and picked the exact moments that confirm his undeniable superiority to most of Hollywood? Though we couldn’t include all of our favourite Goldblum moments, we browsed through his career (and »

- Sasha James

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Beautiful Wes Anderson Video Proves Two Things The Director Obsesses Over

25 February 2015 3:12 PM, PST | | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Here.s something you almost certainly never noticed: Wes Anderson has a slight obsession with the colors red and yellow. You probably don.t believe that.s true. Joking aside, there.s a handy video now available that showcases just how often he uses these colors, and it.s pretty damn wonderful. Watch it below! See, what did I tell you? Kudos to Rishi Kaneria for creating Red & Yellow: A Wes Anderson Supercut, which divinely brings together and amalgamates footage from the likes of Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, The Darjeeling Limited, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom, and The Grand Budapest Hotel, along with the short films Hotel Chevalier and Castello Cavalcanti. Just in case you didn.t know, that.s all of Anderson.s movies - which suggests that he might have a problem. Could be a medical reason for Wes Anderson »

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Did the 2005 Oscars get it right?

18 February 2015 9:35 AM, PST | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

With the 2015 Oscars coming up this weekend, we go back ten years to see if the 2005 awards still hold up today...

It was during an interview with Mark Kermode that I asked him how long someone really needs to gestate on a film, and come up with a proper review. "About ten years", he said. I get his point. Each awards season, it's about, at best, what feels like the best film right then. Not the one that settles over a period of time, or shows you new things each time you watch it. But the one that you watched once, and affected you once. It's the only way, anyway, I can think of why A Beautiful Mind won a Best Picture Oscar.

This weekend, then, is the Academy Awards once more. And I thought it'd be worth rewinding ten years, to see whether the Academy's choices on February 27th »

- simonbrew

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