Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Review

Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Review

Wes Anderson is close to his best for his work on 2012 ensemble coming-of-age hit ‘Moonrise Kingdom’, starring Edward Norton, Bruce Willis, Frances McDormand and more. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Fantastic Mr Fox (2009) Review

Fantastic Mr Fox (2009) Review

Roald Dahl’s “Fantastic Mr. Fox” is adapted via stop-motion animation for the screen by Wes Anderson, in this ensemble film led by George Clooney and Meryl Streep. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Alive (2020) Short Film Review

Alive (2020) Short Film Review

Jimmy Olsson writes and directs ‘Alive’ (2020), a short film about disability, friendship and dating, starring Eva Johansson, Madeleine Martin and Joel Ödmann. Review by Christopher Connor.

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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) Review

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) Review

While not as beloved as some of Wes Anderson’s biggest films, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou is still a unique and enjoyable entry into the filmmaker’s catalogue. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Breathless (1960) Review

Breathless (1960) Review

Director Jean-Luc Godard changed cinema forever with his debut feature film ‘Breathless’ (1960), and after 60 years it remains a must-watch for cineastes. Christopher Connor reviews.

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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) Review

The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) Review

Wes Anderson’s third feature film ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’, starring Gene Hackman, Ben Stiller and Gwyneth Paltrow, ‘sits alongside the director’s very best’. Christopher Connor reviews.

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Rushmore (1998) Review

Rushmore (1998) Review

Rushmore (1998), the sophomore feature of director Wes Anderson, starring Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray, remains important to the director’s filmography. Review by Christopher Connor.

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Bottle Rocket (1996) Review

Bottle Rocket (1996) Review

Owen Wilson is co-writer and star (alongside brother Luke Wilson) for Wes Anderson’s feature directorial debut ‘Bottle Rocket’ (1996), a film that shows hints of the director’s famously idiosyncratic authorial style. Review by Christopher Connor.

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The American President (1995) Review

The American President (1995) Review

Rob Reiner directs a script from ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ filmmaker Aaron Sorkin in this rom-com turned political drama celebrating its 25th anniversary, ‘The American President’. Michael Douglas stars. Christopher Connor reviews.

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On the Rocks (2020) Review

On the Rocks (2020) Review

Sofia Coppola comedy-drama ‘On the Rocks’ (2020), available on Apple TV+ and starring Bill Murray and Rashida Jones, reviewed by Christopher Connor.

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