Wes Anderson’s Subsequent Movie Is a ‘Poetic Meditation’ Known as Asteroid Metropolis

Famed director Wes Anderson is bringing a movie of “poetic meditation on the that means of life” to screens referred to as Asteroid Metropolis. The movie companions Anderson as director with Focus Options, who he final collaborated with for Moonrise Kingdom in 2012.

Asteroid Metropolis is written by each Anderson and his Moonrise Kingdom co-writer Roman Coppola. The movie tells the story of a fictional American desert city circa 1955 and its Junior Stargazer conference, which brings collectively college students and fogeys from throughout the nation for scholarly competitors, relaxation/recreation, comedy, drama, romance, and extra.

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“We’re past thrilled to be the worldwide residence for Asteroid Metropolis, bringing Focus again in enterprise with Wes and his producing companions. Wes is a generational expertise whose movies delight audiences world wide; and we’re positive that the mix of his extremely emotional story and imaginative and prescient mixed with the insanely gifted group of actors he has assembled, will imply that Asteroid Metropolis will likely be no totally different,” mentioned Peter Kujawski, Chairman of Focus Options.

In true Anderson vogue, the movie contains a forged of well-known names. The star studded forged contains Margot Robbie, Jason Schwartzman, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Tilda Swinton, and plenty of others.

Earlier this 12 months, Netflix revealed Anderson was lending his directorial skills to The Fantastic Story of Henry Sugar, primarily based on a story from Roald Dahl. Beforehand, Anderson had directed the cease movement movie adaptation of Implausible Mr. Fox, one other Dahl story. Most not too long ago Anderson directed The French Dispatch which we referred to as “a whimsical homage to The New Yorker in considered one of his most richly detailed and considerate motion pictures.”

Casey is a contract author for IGN. You’ll be able to normally discover him speaking about JRPGs on Twitter at @caseydavidmt.

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