This Week’s Homework: THE DARJEELING LIMITED
- One year after their father’s funeral, three brothers travel across India by train in an attempt to bond with one another and gain spiritual enlightenment.
- Director: Wes Anderson
- Writers: Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola, & Jason Schwartzman
- Cast: Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Jason Schwartzman, Amara Karan, Waris Ahluwalia, Irrfan Khan, Bill Murray, Anjelica Huston, etc.
- Wes Anderson’s nod to Satyajit Ray, India’s most acclaimed film auteaur.
- Explores family, grief, spirituality, and guilt.
- A beautiful exploration of India, written by three white guys who only visited the country after writing the first draft of the screenplay.
- Another chapter from stylized auteur: Wes Anderson. Does it hold up to his prior work?
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