Posts Tagged ‘roald dahl’

The Burton Binge: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

A backwards step from "Big Fish," this film features one of the few Burton worlds to which you'll want to remain an outsider.

Heroes of the Zeroes: The Fantastic Mr. Fox

"The Fantastic Mr. Fox" — Wes Anderson's devilishly inventive spin on Roald Dahl's story — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

A rollicking, irreverent, silly joy ride that happens to house a very adult story about growing old, "Fox" was the best animated film of last year.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Roald Dahl's classic children's book + filmmaker Wes Anderson's ironic hipster sensibility + stop-motion animation = gold.