A short featurette for Moonrise Kingdom has been released, with Bill Murray giving us an effortless rum-induced lowdown on why he likes working with Wes Anderson. As is customary for Anderson films, expect to see an overload of whimsy, high pants, child-like wonder and a shirtless Bill Murray with an axe.

Set in the 1960s, a pair of young lovers (Kara Hayward, Jared Gilman) flee their New England island town, prompting a local search party led by the Sheriff (Bruce Willis) and the girl’s parents (Bill Murray, Frances McDormand) to fan out to find them. – Synopsis



  1. This is one of my most anticipated movies of the year, I can’t wait to see it. Great post.

    As a side note can you please tell me how you get videos to be in your posts?

    • i just cut and paste the shortened youtube url into the text editor on to a separate line and wordpress automatically detects it and embeds the video. If i try to put a vimeo video into my post, i usually have to get a copy of the embedded html code and then i’ll just make the editor go into html mode and cut and paste it into the text. hope that helps – thanks for the comment



  1. […] of Anderson’s muses, Bill Murray, has taken to the whimsical lifestyle like a lazy harp seal, making it look effortless. Sometimes I think he gets paid in pot and rum, so long as he remembers his lines. Interesting […]

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