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Why Gene Hackman Was Reluctant To Do 'Royal Tenenbaums'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.07.2013 | Entertainment

"The Royal Tenenbaums" wasn't Gene Hackman's last film before his self-imposed hiatus -- that honor goes to "Welcome to Mooseport," the 2004 comedy th...

Interview: Geoffrey Fletcher on Violet & Daisy

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.05.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Geoffrey Fletcher smiles when Violet & Daisy is described to him as feeling like a strange mash-up of Tarantino and Wes Anderson.

Movie Review: Violet & Daisy

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.04.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Geoffrey Fletcher's filmmaking debut, Violet & Daisy, is the summer's oddest, most original treat. Imagine a script by Quentin Tarantino, directed by Wes Anderson - and you have an idea of just how deliciously surprising this film can be.

Owen Wilson Switches Teams

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.10.2013 | Entertainment

From one Anderson to another: TheWrap reports that Owen Wilson will play a leading role in Paul Thomas Anderson's adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's "Inhe...

Interview: Checking in With Veteran Seymour Cassel

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.22.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Actor Seymour Cassel is on the phone and, when asked what he's been doing, says, "Well, I'm looking for work."

The Oscars Category That Should Be

Kim Morgan | Posted 04.26.2013 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

Why not an Oscar category for Best Soundtrack? Or, rather, the best use of pre-existing music?

INTERVIEW: Writer/Director Roman Coppola on Charles Swan and Moonrise Kingdom

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.14.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

I had a chance to chat with Coppola (son of legendary Godfather helmer Francis) last week for the MovieFilm Podcast, and here are some highlights from our conversation.

In Praise of Context

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.16.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

We are losing context. Every single day. And we don't seem to notice. Or care. We dispute it and disrespect it and otherwise dismiss it. Our love affair with all that is new, different and sensational leads us to fashion a society that has fewer and fewer ties to the past or memories of it.

PHOTOS: Mustached Bill Murray And His Merry Meal

Posted 01.12.2013 | Comedy

Bill Murray is sporting some serious mustaches these days. So serious that you'll excuse us from using the plural. That 'stache be on some 19th centur...

Wes Anderson Not Convinced He Could Direct 'Star Wars'

Posted 01.02.2013 | Entertainment

Wes Anderson's version of "Star Wars: Episode VII" might look a lot like Conan O'Brien's version of Wes Anderson's "Star Wars Episode VII." "Well,...

CHART: Which Wes Anderson Character Are You?

Posted 12.18.2012 | Comedy

Flavorpill's Jennifer Lewis has created the perfect infographic for those of us who have always wanted to know who our spirit Wes Anderson character i...

Sasha Bronner

Roman Coppola's Top Five Bands Of All Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.13.2012 | Los Angeles

My LA is a series of Q&A profiles with our favorite Angelenos. To see other profiles, be sure to check out My LA. Roman Coppola, 47, is not your ty...

The Boy Next Door

Leigh Flayton | Posted 02.05.2013 | Women
Leigh Flayton

Paul and I had been pals for a long time as kids but, like many early friendships between boys and girls, ours didn't survive the treachery of adolescence.

A 'Moonrise Kingdom'-Style Romance

Eva Shang | Posted 12.29.2012 | Teen
Eva Shang

You were going off to college in the fall, and I still had to complete my senior year of high school. There was a bridge that you were about to cross over that I couldn't follow.

Wes Anderson's Lost Project With Brad Pitt

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 10.02.2012 | Entertainment

It's interesting to hear Wes Anderson explain what Bill Murray movies inspired him to cast the comedian-turned-urban legend in every film that Anderso...

Johnny Depp Is NOT In Wes Anderson's 'Grand Budapest Hotel'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.29.2012 | Entertainment

Not much is known about Wes Anderson's next film, "The Grand Budapest Hotel" -- Anderson has been coy about plot details, simply referring to is as "E...

Scientology vs. Zombies At The Weekend Box Office

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.16.2012 | Entertainment

It's a good weekend if your name is Paul Anderson. Paul W.S. Anderson, architect of the seemingly unkillable "Resident Evil" franchise, saw its fifth ...

The Three Filmmaking Andersons: A Guide

Gordy Grundy | Posted 11.07.2012 | Entertainment
Gordy Grundy

With a gaggle of great films over the recent season, it is very easy to get confused between the many Andersons of contemporary cinema. Following is a guide.

Awesome 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' Secret Revealed

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 08.09.2012 | Entertainment

In Wes Anderson's animated film "Fantastic Mr. Fox," Mr. Fox (George Clooney) is a newspaper columnist who wants bigger and better things for his fami...

What Wes Anderson's Women Have In Common?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Wes Anderson specializes in (and perhaps idealizes) a certain type of female character: Usually quirky, stand-offish and a bit of a loner. The introdu...

'Moonrise Kingdom': A Tale About Purity

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 08.18.2012 | Entertainment
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

You know Wes Anderson from works like The Royal Tenenbaums and The Fantastic Mr. Fox. His latest is a wonderfully original film worth paying attention to in our age of self-absorption and gnawing cynicism.

Bob Balaban On The Magic Of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom

Debra Ollivier | Posted 08.01.2012 | Fifty
Debra Ollivier

Moonrise Kingdom is as much a cinematic gem about love both young and old as it is a testimony to how much actors love working with Wes Anderson. Huff/Post50 spoke with Balaban about the magic of making Moonrise Kingdom and his own magical career.

LOOK: Wes Anderson Bingo

Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment

Wes Anderson bingo. That's all you really need to know about this one, which takes a standard bingo card and re-imagines it as a font of Wes Anderson ...

The Wonderful Wistful World of Wes Anderson

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

Recently, The Guardian's film blog ran a small piece highlighting the trailer for Wes Anderson's upcoming -- and for Anderson fans, greatly anticipat...

WATCH: Bill Murray Walks In Slow Motion

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.25.2012 | Entertainment

Bill Murray, the coolest person you've never met, has added another nearly-unbelievable story to his legendary repertoire of weirdness: at some point ...