The Fantastic Mr. Fox
Harkening back to the joys of their first collaboration, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Wes Anderson and Noah Baumbach’s script for their stop-motion animated adaptation of Roald Dahl’s children’s novel The Fantastic Mr. Fox brings a wry and mature sensibility to the story, enhancing the original’s larkish fun. Although it may initially seem to be yet another kids-film-for-adults of the kind the industry has been pumping out of late, Mr. Fox manages to be something else entirely. Pandering to neither audience, it remains true to its story’s vulpine nature…
The Fantastic Mr. Fox opens tomorrow and shouldn’t be missed. Read the full review at filmcritic.com.