- PG-13 (for sexual content and smoking)
- Running time:
- 93 minutes
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, two twelve-year-olds fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore -- and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle.
- Release date:
- May 25, 2012
- Quick review:
- Wes Anderson returns to live-action after his stop-motion experiment “Fantastic Mr. Fox, but there are more similarities than differences in this wonderful, wistful tale of twelve-year-old lovers on the run. With Jared Gilman and Kara Hayward as the kids, and Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Tilda Swinton as the grownups. You figure out who’s more mature.