Comedy • R • 1998 • 1 hr 33 min
This film was the foundation for modern day humor. Sorry, I can’t change history!
Personally, I think Rushmore is one of Anderson’s best films. It’s just perfectly funny. The script is genius & the character build is too
Fantastic! Bill Murray is hysterical - “take dead aim on the rich boys” best Wes Anderson movie.
If you don’t watch this film, you will be forced to listen to a Phantom Planet record.
I love everything Wes Anderson does ...he is a genius.
You can start to see the genesis of what makes a Wes Anderson film a Wes Anderson film in this 90s classic
13 year old theater genius competes with Bill Murray for the love of beautiful teacher. Who will win? Watch antics of 2 love struck guys.
Great stroy, about unlikely firends and growing up. As quirky as all Wes's creation. Very autumn, back to school vibes.
Possibly the best movie I’ve ever seen. So good. The pacing, cast, acting, wardrobe, and setting are all impeccable.
Amazing characters and the energy of this is so impressive. Each scene is so dense and they put so much effort into the smallest details
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