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Moonrise Kingdom
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'Moonrise Kingdom' is another treat for Wes Anderson fans

Las Vegas Weekly
13 June 2012
  • Excerpt: Few directors’ films are as instantly identifiable as Wes Anderson’s, with their symmetrical framing, deadpan performances and obsessive attention to fussy detail. Generally speaking, you’re either a fan or you’re not—and it’s hard to imagine the former not surrendering to his latest, Moonrise Kingdom , which is set on a tiny fictional island off the coast of New England in 1965 but of course truly unfolds in Wesworld.
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Movie Review: ‘Moonrise Kingdom’

Thelma Adams
25 May 2012
  • Excerpt: I try to love Wes Anderson. Really. I do. Give me “The Fantastic Mr. Fox” any day, or “Rushmore;” even “The Royal Tenenbaums.” But his latest twee tableau shortchanges story and character development (oy vey – is the point arrested development again?). The retro comedy waves a banner of cleverness, where insight would be more welcome. The whole enterprise reminds me of the shrewd little rodent boxes made by Steve Carell’s character in “Dinner for Schmucks.
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Overall 8
8.0

Moonrise Kingdom

Empire Online
17 September 2013
  • Conclusion: As funny, bittersweet and as distinct as you’d expect from Wes Anderson, a director who helps you know you are not alone. Terrific performances from sprogs to stars and a lovely sense of the sorrow and joy of growing up.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

FILMDUDE
31 August 2012
  • Excerpt: "Moonrise Kingdom" follows the sweet romance of two misunderstood kids, who find solace in one another after everyone else has given up on them. The narrow island setting is full of quirks, making use of a tour guide to describe some of its more famous tidbits, and adding a homely touch to the affair and adventure.
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Overall 8
8.0

Moonrise Kingdom review

uk.movies.yahoo.com
22 May 2012
  • Summary: A crowd-pleaser from Cannes, 'Moonrise Kingdom' is a well-judged flight of fancy from Wes Anderson
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Overall 8
8.3

Anmeldelse af Moonrise Kingdom

jyllands-posten.dk
13 September 2012
  • Summary: En anderledes film om to halvvoksne børns flugt ud i et paradisisk vildnis med de voksne i hælene, mens en gammel orden vakler faretruende.
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Overall 8
8.0

Moonrise kingdom

tros kompas
11 September 2012
  • Excerpt: Hoewel hij in feite elke keer weer exact dezelfde film maakt, is Wes Anderson hier in Nederland pas recent bij het grote publiek doorgebroken met het fraaie ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’. Wie dat een leuke film vond, kan zonder enig probleem inschakelen voor de minstens even zo leuke en mooie ‘Zomergasten’-keuzefilm ‘Moonrise kingdom’.
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Moonrise Kingdom

filmkrant.nl
26 August 2012
  • Excerpt: De ingrediënten van de films van Wes Andersons zijn bekend: getroebleerde families, humor op de rand van het treurige en zorgvuldig gestileerde fantasiewerelden. Moonrise Kingdom bewijst dat je daar steeds weer iets verfrissends mee kunt maken.
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Overall 8
8.3

Moonrise Kingdom

P3
6 June 2012
  • Excerpt: Ingen andre regissører skaper filmfortellinger som Wes Anderson. Han har en rik fantasi, som på eget vis kommer til liv i filmene hans. Den første kjærligheten blir satt på prøve i hans Moonrise Kingdom . En sjarmerende og søt film for deg som liker sjarmerende og søte ting. 12 år gammel. En fantastisk og forferdelig tid. Hovedpersonen Sam Shakusky (spilt av Jared Gilman ) er speider, men uten venner i troppen.
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Overall 8
8.0

Moonrise Kingdom

Volkskrant
31 May 2012