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What's It Like To Draw A Postage Stamp?

Illustrator Jessica Hische explains. Jessica Hische is the graphic artist who's drawn the lettering you've see in ads for Starbucks and Nike, book covers for David Eggers, branding for Mailchimp, and the film Moonrise Kingdom. And in this irresistibly charming ad by the U.S. Post Office, she talks about what it was like to design the Forever Love stamp. Read Full Story

Overthinking “Moonrise Kingdom”: The Nature of the Threat

Hang on, does this film have a happy ending? Are Sam and Suzy trapped by institutions, or rescued by them? Overthinking “Moonrise Kingdom”: The Nature of the Threat originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

Popcorn Preview: Big Eyes

Big Eyes (2014) Cast includes: Amy Adams (American Hustle), Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained), Krysten Ritter (Breaking Bad), Jason Schwartzman (Moonrise Kingdom), Terence Stamp (Yes Man) Director: Tim Burton (Beetlejuice, Corpse Bride) Writers:...Show More Summary

Excellent short film about losing everything you love and starting again

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Sploid readers Michael Schwartz and Tyler Nilson—part of the California-based production group Lucky Treehouse—sent this excellent short about lost love and new beginnings, which they defined as "one part Moonrise Kingdom and two parts Raising Arizona." The Moped Diaries is the title—and it's excellent. Read more...

Moonrise Kingdom typeface

3 months agoHumor : Kottke.org

Jessica Hische and Font Bureau have teamed up to offer the typeface Hische designed for Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom. Meet Tilda (great name). Art of the Title interviewed Hische about the typeface last year. Tags: Jessica Hische Moonrise Kingdom movies Tilda Swinton typography Wes Anderson

Cool Stuff: The 5th Annual ‘Bad Dads’ Wes Anderson Art Show

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Hard to believe it’s been five years since Spoke Art kicked off their Wes Anderson inspired art show Bad Dads. In that time, Anderson has made two new films, Moonrise Kingdom in 2012 and The Grand Budapest Hotel earlier this year. That...Show More Summary

Twee Park of the Day: Wes Anderson Wants to Build a Theme Park

4 months agoHumor : The Daily What

Watch out Disney. There might soon be a new magical (Moonrise?) kingdom filled with Bill Murray, 3-legged dogs, dysfunctional families and absolute perfect symmetry. In the foreword to Devo co-founder and Mark Mothersbaugh's new artShow More Summary

5 Things UX And UI Designers Could Learn From Wes Anderson

Lessons from the most meticulous filmmaker alive Director Wes Anderson has always been distinguished for his visual artistry, detail-rich sets, and storybook-like imagery. From the whimsical, campy feel of Moonrise Kingdom to the carefully crafted sets and miniatures in The Grand Budapest Hotel, Anderson's movies are visual masterpieces. Read Full Story

Great Job, Internet!: The newspaper text from The Grand Budapest Hotel was taken from Wikipedia

Wes Anderson’s films are stuffed with gorgeous production details that reward the careful viewer. Everything in his meticulous dollhouse worlds, from the covers of Suzy’s books in Moonrise Kingdom to the set dressing of Max’s plays in Rushmore, speaks to Anderson’s carefully thought-out sensibility. Show More Summary

Jason Schwartzman Dark Sundance Comedy 'Listen Up Philip' Finally Picked Up

Jason Schwartzman has most memorably played muse to Wes Anderson, snagging key roles in Rushmore, The Darjeeling Limited, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom and Anderson's latest The Grand Budapest Hotel. But last January he was earning...Show More Summary

A Very Moonrise Kingdom Summer-Camp Wedding

9 months agoNews : CitizenSugar

We've seen Summer camp-inspired weddings (including one of our own POPSUGAR editor's fun big day), but this might be first one I've seen coordinated and officiated by camp scouts! It's all very Moonrise Kingdom-esque. Photographer Mollie...Show More Summary

Our favorite, most nostalgia-inducing summer flicks

Watch trailers for each of the summer movie recommendations: The Sandlot: Jurassic Park: Dazed and Confused: Wet Hot American Summer: Moonrise Kingdom: Friday the 13th: Listen to more of The Week's mini podcasts: Your weekly streaming...Show More Summary

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, Moonrise Kingdom, Dexter, Starcraft

9 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Cosmos is great, and has inspired more than few great posts on io9. The blu-ray pre-order has been sticking to its $60 MSRP, but you can grab it for $30 today. Shipping June 10. [Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, $30] Read more...

Obscure writer helps Wes Anderson check into 'Grand Budapest Hotel'

Director Wes Anderson has worked out his whimsical, heartfelt adventures on the sea, amid the mess of a brilliant family, and on a New England island. But the "Moonrise Kingdom" director turned to new sources of inspiration for his latest...Show More Summary

Specialty B.O. Preview: ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’, ‘Grand Piano’, ‘Journey To The West: Conquering The Demons’, ‘Miele’, ‘Particle Fever’, ‘Bethlehem’

Wes Anderson dazzled the specialty box office in 2012 when Focus Features opened Moonrise Kingdom with one of the year’s highest per-screen averages. Now Fox Searchlight takes the Anderson mantle with The Grand Budapest Hotel, which bowed in Berlin and took the Siver Bear Grand Jury Prize. Show More Summary

Funny, peculiar

12 months agoArts : Prospero

A HOTEL is the ideal setting for a Wes Anderson film. The director and co-writer of "Rushmore", "The Royal Tenenbaums" and "Moonrise Kingdom" has patented his own instantly recognisable, meticulously designed brand of eccentric deadpan...Show More Summary

Inventory: 11 idiosyncratic accouterments in Wes Anderson films

1. “Leaf Observer” badge, Moonrise Kingdom Wes Anderson’s films often use banal items to unexpected ends—like the Adidas tracksuits that serve as Chas Tenenbaum’s family uniform in The Royal Tenenbaums—but in many cases, the ephemera of the real world aren’t distinctive enough for the director. Show More Summary

Jeff Goldblum teases 'wildly, unabashedly romantic' Wes Anderson film

It's hard to describe a Wes Anderson film. From "The Royal Tenenbaums" to "Moonrise Kingdom," there's something timeless and placeless about the director's features. But Jeff Goldblum, who stars in "The Grand Budapest Hotel," has noShow More Summary

Stream The Grand Budapest Hotel Soundtrack

Alexandre Desplat (The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom) and his harpsichords are back for a third Wes Anderson movie, and you can stream the soundtrack now. (You are already wearing yellow and standing in the center of the frame, right? That is a prerequisite for hitting play.)... More »

Style meets substance

last yearArts : Prospero

WES ANDERSON, director of whimsical hits such as "Rushmore", “The Royal Tenenbaums” and "Moonrise Kingdom", is a man whose films divide people. For some, the finicky detail and opaque tragi-comedy feel self-indulgent. For others, Mr Anderson is an auteur, a visionary with a quirky sense of humour and unsurpassed imagination. Show More Summary

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