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Now that Star Wars: Episode VII has a writer, it’ll need a director. And with this audition tape, Wes Anderson—or, well, someone on the Conan staff with a good sense of Andersonian whimsy—has shown us what an Episode VII directed by the maestro of quirk might look like. There’s Junior Telescope Club member Han Solo, Boba Fett in a Steve Zissou-style red beanie, and a healthy amount of goldenrod yellow (of course). Oh, and Han shoots first.
by Jill Pantozzi | 1:26 pm, June 22nd, 2012
Wes Anderson’s new film, Moonrise Kingdom is a quirky tale set in the summer of 1965 starring Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, and more. The Mary Sue is happy to present a giveaway from Focus Features! Read on to see what, and how, you can win!READ MORE
by Jill Pantozzi | 9:35 am, March 22nd, 2012
We don’t often post videos that are simply advertisements for something but in this case, we couldn’t help ourselves. So yadda, yadda, yadda, Sony is putting out a new cell phone but they had the awesome idea to pick kids’ brains about what cell phones actually are and how they work. The results? Predictably adorable. But it doesn’t end there. They then tasked Wes Anderson, director of The Royal Tenenbaums, Fantastic Mr. Fox , and the upcoming Moonrise Kingdom, to create a short-film about it. It has robots. Robots with rocket fuel. The actual results should be out in a full spot on March 24 but here’s a sneak peak.
by Jamie Frevele | 11:00 am, August 26th, 2011
I can barely contain myself: Dan Aykroyd, Ray Stanz himself, made an appearance on Dennis Miller Radio and confirmed that there really is pre-production happening on Ghostbusters 3 and that actual production could start as early as the spring of next year. He has discussed the most basic aspects of the intended plot and even threw out a very interesting casting possibility. And yes, there was mention of a female Ghostbuster. So, you’re telling me there’s a chance … that I can still be a Ghostbuster, right? … No? … That’s cool. I’m still excited beyond belief about this news.READ MORE