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Searchlight To Open Wes Anderson's "Hotel"

By Garth Franklin Thursday March 28th 2013 08:33AM
Searchlight To Open Wes Anderson's "Hotel"

After success with "Fantastic Mr. Fox" and "The Darjeeling Limited," Fox Searchlight is re-teaming with Wes Anderson again for his upcoming feature "The Grand Budapest Hotel". A new synopsis for the film has also been released, check it out below:

The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé.

The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting, the battle for an enormous family fortune and the slow and then sudden upheavals that transformed Europe during the first half of the 20th century.

The impressive ensemble cast includes (in alphabetical order): F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Bob Balaban, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Ralph Fiennes, Jeff Goldblum, Harvey Keitel, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Tony Revolori, Jason Schwartzman, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson and Owen Wilson.

Searchlight is reportedly looking at a late 2013 awards-qualifying release.

Source: Screen Daily

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