Review: Moonrise Kingdom

PLOT: On a small New England island in the summer of 1965, young Sam Shakusky quits the Khaki Scouts to run away with his love, Suzy Bishop, while a frantic search for the two gets underway. REVIEW: Wes Anderson is an acquired taste. Even as someone who considers himself an appreciator of the director's filmography, I'll admit that his particular, peculiar style doesn't always go down easy.... Read More...

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