At long last Wes Anderson’s anticipated film The French Dispatch finally has a release date. After the film premieres at the Cannes Film Festival, it will release in theaters beginning on October 22. The film was originally scheduled to release July of last year but was delayed due to the pandemic.
Set in an American outpost in a fictional French city, The French Dispatch brings a collection of stories to life that are published in The French Dispatch Magazine. The film’s ensemble cast features Bill Murray, Elisabeth Moss, Frances McDormand, Timothée Chalamet, Tilda Swinton, Owen Wilson, Ed Norton, Saoirse Ronan, and more. It is directed and written by Anderson, with story by Anderson, Jason Schwartzman, Hugo Guinness, and Roman Coppola.
Watch the trailer below.