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Wes Anderson, the film director who designs just-so stories

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From the vintage bellboy uniforms to a communist refurbishment, the world of The Grand Budapest Hotel is as minutely detailed as every Wes Anderson film. Anna Smith checks in for a grand tour
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Interesting piece about Anderson's set design and attention to detail

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The Royal Tenenbaums: Faded Glories

The Royal Tenenbaums: Faded Glories | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
Simply stated, Wes Anderson is the most original presence in American film comedy since Preston Sturges. He is as boundlessly confident as Sturges was in his heyday, and he has a similarly keen ear for gaudy dialogue; a gift for surprise and .

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The Grand Budapest Hotel: Berlin 2014 – first look review

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Wes Anderson's new film adapts the spirit of Stefan Zweig into a Ruritanian picaresque stuffed full of bizarre character studies, writes Andrew Pulver (RT @guardianfilm: The Grand Budapest Hotel: Berlin 2014 – first look review
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A first look review of Anderson's new quirky film

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All-Star Cast Highlights 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

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Wes Anderson directs an all-star cast in the comedy, 'The Grand Budapest Hotel,' featuring Ralph Fiennes, Jude Law, Willem Dafoe and Owen

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WWII Meets Ocean's Eleven: What to expect from George Clooney's The Monument Men

WWII Meets Ocean's Eleven: What to expect from George Clooney's The Monument Men | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
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Leave it to George clooney to kick Hitler's ass. In The Monuments Men, he kicks hard. But not in the way you think.
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Spike Jonze on Arcade Fire and the music that shaped Her - Digital Spy

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Spike Jonze on Arcade Fire and the music that shaped Her
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Having started his directing career overseeing pop videos, it's clear that music is still an integral part of how Spike Jonze works as a film director.
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The Sundance Recap: Sundance Festival Award Winners

The Sundance Recap: Sundance Festival Award Winners | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
The official website for the Sundance Film Festival, the premier showcase for independent film held each January in Park City, Utah.
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Guess Who's Giving the Keynote Address at SXSW This Year? (It's not who you'd think)

Guess Who's Giving the Keynote Address at SXSW This Year? (It's not who you'd think) | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
Guess Who's Giving the Keynote Address at SXSW This Year?
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Rushmore

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The title of Wes Anderson’s Rushmore refers to the ivy-covered prep school attended by the film’s central character, Max Fischer (Jason Schwartzman). Max, with his bushy eyebrows and imposing glasses, loves his school beyond reason and is .

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criterion collection review of Anderson's early film Rushmore 

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Moonrise Kingdom

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A look at Moonrise Kingdom's elegant and warm typography and why it was a dream project for designer Jessica Hische.

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THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL - Official International Trailer HD

Wes Anderson's THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Mou...

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Women filmmakers see the light at Sundance

http://www.euronews.com/ The Sundance Film Festival is underway in Park City, a ski-resort in Utah. The festival created by actor Robert Redford in 1985 now ...
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'Hustle,' '12 Years' are among top Oscar nominees - CNN

'Hustle,' '12 Years' are among top Oscar nominees - CNN | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
CNN 'Hustle,' '12 Years' are among top Oscar nominees CNN (CNN) -- Two stories of America -- one about its sometimes perverse capacity for reinvention, the other about the most tragic period in the country's history -- were among the leaders...
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'Whiplash' Owns the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Awards Netting Two Top Prizes

'Whiplash' Owns the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Awards Netting Two Top Prizes | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
Damien Chazelle's feature film debut "Whiplash," based on his short of the same name, owned the 2014 Sundance Film Festival award, netting both the Grand Jury Prize (Dramatic) and the Dramatic Audience Award.
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SXSW Breakdown: Tilda Swinton, Robert Duvall and Ralph Steadman set for SXSW spotlight - Los Angeles Times

SXSW Breakdown: Tilda Swinton, Robert Duvall and Ralph Steadman set for SXSW spotlight - Los Angeles Times | The Indie Reel | Scoop.it
Hollywood Reporter Tilda Swinton, Robert Duvall and Ralph Steadman set for SXSW spotlight Los Angeles Times Opening March 7, SXSW will screen 115 films, including the Seth Rogen comedy “Neighbors,” Jon Favreau's restaurant comedy “Chef” and Rob...
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