Film Series: Fantastic Mr. Fox

2009. USA. Dir: Wes Anderson. With George Clooney, Meryl Streep. Animated. 88 min.


Bored with subterranean home life and yearning for his wild criminal past, Clooney’s titular canid plans one last big chicken heist that upends his whole community. The bespoke stop-motion world feels (quite literally) made for Anderson’s stylistic quirks – as reconfirmed by the recently released Isle of Dogs.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5