The French Dispatch (2020)

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Expected July 24, 2020
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".


Wes Anderson


Wes Anderson (screenplay by), Wes Anderson (story) | 3 more credits »
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Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Updated: 12 March 2019
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Elisabeth Moss
Timothée Chalamet ... Zeffirelli
Saoirse Ronan
Léa Seydoux ... Simone
Edward Norton
Tilda Swinton ... J. K. L. Berensen
Christoph Waltz ... Boris Schommers
Bill Murray ... Arthur Howitzer Jr.
Rupert Friend
Adrien Brody ... Julian Cadazio
Willem Dafoe
Benicio Del Toro ... Moses Rosenthaler
Jeffrey Wright ... Roebuck Wright
Liev Schreiber
Owen Wilson ... Herbsaint Sazerac
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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".

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphic nudity, some sexual references and language

Did You Know?


This is Saoirse Ronan's first Wes Anderson movie since The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). See more »


[from trailer]
[Lucinda Krementz pulls a shower curtain back to reveal Zeffirelli in the bathtub with a towel wrapped around his head]
Zeffirelli: [gasps] I'm naked, Ms. Krementz!
Lucinda Krementz: I can see that.
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Official Sites:

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Germany | USA


English | French

Release Date:

24 July 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The French Dispatch See more »

Filming Locations:

Angoulême, Charente, France See more »

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Technical Specs




Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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