Book Excerpt: Amazing Images from the New ‘Isle of Dogs’ Companion

It’s not a surprise that Matt Zoller Seitz’s The Wes Anderson Collection was among the most successful of the recent burst of film-related, design-heavy coffee-table books, because it’s such an ideal merging of subject and format — Anderson’s work is so meticulous, and his films are so detail-oriented, they tend to lend themselves to the minutiae-gazing […]

The 11 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘A Quiet Place,’ ‘Isle of Dogs,’ ‘You Were Never Really Here’

After a brief sabbatical last week, we’re back with an extra, over-stuffed edition of your weekly viewing recommendations, and it’s a doozy: your film editor’s favorite movie of 2018 thus far, two spring theatrical hits, two must-see indies, two A+ documentaries, three new additions to the Criterion Collection, and a wild ‘70s Western making its […]

Get Packing: Isle of Wight, cycling in France and a trip to Hogwarts

Each lodge has a large open-plan, lounge/kitchen and a large outdoor deck, just the perfect spot for a sundowner. Isle of Wight Festival (isleofwightfestival.com). ON YOUR BIKE Those who fancy a cycling holiday but not the long and sweaty climbs will be interested to hear that tour operator Cycling for Softies (020 7471 7787/cycling-for-softies.co. uk) […]

‘Isle of Dogs’ Toys First Look: These Collectible Action Figures Are Very Good Dogs

Love or hate Isle of Dogs, you can’t deny that it is filled with Good Dogs. And yes, I mean capital Good. Which is why it’s genius that a line of collectible Isle of Dogs toys is being released in conjunction with the new stop-motion Wes Anderson movie. And you’ll definitely want to…fetch yourself at least one […]

The Morning Watch: Making the ‘Isle of Dogs Puppets, Learn Everything About Voice Acting & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a close look at the making of […]

‘Isle of Dogs’ Spoiler Review: Good Dogs, Problematic Material

(In our Spoiler Reviews, we take a deep dive into a new release and get to the heart of what makes it tick…and every story point is up for discussion. In this entry: Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs.) With Isle of Dogs, Wes Anderson returns to the magical world of stop-motion for the first time since Fantastic […]

Jeff Goldblum tells us about acting over the phone with Wes Anderson for ‘Isle of Dogs’ — and why he thinks his best performance is yet to come

Getty/Shayanne Gal; Business Insider Legendary actor Jeff Goldblum talked to Business Insider about voicing a character in the stop-motion animated movie, “Isle of Dogs,” which marks his third time working with director Wes Anderson. Goldblum also opened up about why he believes he still hasn’t delivered his career-best work yet. It kind of makes sense […]

The ‘Isle of Dogs’ movie title has an adorable hidden meaning and people are freaking out

Fox Searchlight Pictures Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs” is about an island of dogs outcast from a dystopian Japanese city. If you say it out loud, “Isle of Dogs” sounds like “I love dogs.” People keep realizing this, and tweeting their revelation with great GIFs and quotes. Wes Anderson’s new stop-motion movie “Isle of Dogs” […]

‘Isle of Dogs’ critics slam the movie for ‘ugly’ cultural appropriation and whitewashing

Fox Searchlight Pictures Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs” is being praised by many film critics. But others — even those who enjoyed it — are pointing out the culture appropriation. The movie takes place in a dystopian Japanese city.  The heroes of the movie are almost all voiced by white actors, though. Critics are pointing […]

‘Isle of Dogs’ Featurette: See The Work That Goes Into Creating These Very Good Dogs

Wes Anderson‘s stop-motion Isle of Dogs wasn’t easy to make. A whole team of animators worked obsessively to bring the detailed, animated world of the film to life. A new Isle of Dogs featurette takes you behind the scenes of Anderson’s latest, and shows the meticulous work that went into creating these very good dogs. I would […]