Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs” Gets Poster, Date

Fox Searchlight have set an April 20th 2018 release for filmmaker Wes Anderson’s upcoming stop-motion animated film “Isle of Dogs” and have released a brand new poster for it.

Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Jeff Goldblum Frances McDormand, Bryan Cranston, Liev Schreiber, Greta Gerwig, Courtney B. Vance and Yoko Ono lead the voice cast of the film which is set in Japan and follows a boy’s odyssey to find his dog.

It’s also set in a world where dogs talk and wear clothing. Anderson has previously said the film has been heavily influenced by the works of Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa and those Rankin-Bass stop-motion Christmas specials.