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  • Official Trailer
  • Official Featurette

Movie Info & Cast

Synopsis

THE FRENCH DISPATCH brings to life a collection of stories from the final issue of an American magazine published in a fictional 20th-century French city.

Cast

  • Benicio Del Toro
  • Adrien Brody
  • Tilda Swinton
  • Léa Seydoux
  • Frances McDormand
  • Timothée Chalamet
  • Lyna Khoudri
  • Jeffrey Wright
  • Mathieu Amalric
  • Stephen Park

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Is strange I’m gonna see it again and if you ask me to describe scenes in detail I can’t. I just know I felt good watching it from beginning to end. If you like Wes then watch it. You’ll like it

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Rahul S
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Truly a unique filmmaker and film! Some good laughs along the way and creatively done!

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Metacritic

90
Oct 19, 2021

The French Dispatch is Anderson’s most impressionistic and unusual film, not to mention his most ambitious.

Hannah Strong
Little White Lies
70
Oct 18, 2021

The French Dispatch is a movie made with such deliberate, patient skill, and such brio, that its meandering structure and oddly low emotional temperature come off as intentional choices rather than errors of artistic judgment. Even if it’s not my favorite flavor of Wes Anderson licorice, nothing is there by accident.

Metacritic review by Dana Stevens
Dana Stevens
Slate
90
Jul 16, 2021

Bursting at the seams with hand-crafted visual delights and eccentric performances from a stacked ensemble entirely attuned to the writer-director’s signature wavelength, this is the film equivalent of a short story collection.

Metacritic review by David Rooney
David Rooney
The Hollywood Reporter