James Davis explores Wes Anderson’s creatively methodical visual style in this video essay.
For the weekend of Sept. 23 to 25, three of the director’s films will be screened at the Academy of Music Theatre.
From “Meet the Parents” to “Meet the Fockers,” Gaylord Focker and his quirky family have been cherished by Americans for the past decade. However, Ben Stiller has sold out in the name of money-making, and his latest movie “Little Fockers” is a flop. Since the release of “Meet the Parents” in 2000, the family antics of the Byrnes and the Fockers have brought laughter to the souls of many fans of comedy. In 2004, director Jay Roach released the sequel to his first hit, entitled “Meet the Fockers,” which was arguably even funnier than its predecessor. Roach chose to limit…
The latest “Meet the Parents” installment was disappointing as a comedy.