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Fantastic Mr. Fox (14-Oct-2009)

Director: Wes Anderson

Writers: Wes Anderson; Noah Baumbach

From novel: Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl

Music Composed and Conducted by: Alexandre Desplat

Producers: Allison Abbate; Scott Rudin; Wes Anderson; Jeremy Dawson

Keywords: Fantasy

Film adaptation of the Roald Dahl novel of the same name follows a city-dwelling fox's quest to save his farm-raiding brethren from angry farmers.

ABSTRACT
Adapted from a Roald Dahl novel and directed by the man responsible for The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), Rushmore (1998), and The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004), Fantastic Mr. Fox follows its titular character, Mr. Fox, a farm raider-turned-responsible family man and working adult who must return to his old ways when the lives of his pals are threatened by a band of angry farmers.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Wes Anderson
Film Director
1-May-1969   Rushmore
Mario Batali
Chef
9-Sep-1960   TV chef
Adrien Brody
Actor
14-Apr-1973   The Pianist
George Clooney
Actor
6-May-1961   E.R.
Jarvis Cocker
Singer/Songwriter
19-Sep-1963   Frontman, Pulp
Brian Cox
Actor
1-Jun-1946   The original Hannibal Lecter
Willem Dafoe
Actor
22-Jul-1955   Last Temptation of Christ
Karen Duffy
Actor
23-May-1962   MTV VJ turned Dumb & Dumber actress
Michael Gambon
Actor
19-Oct-1940   The Singing Detective
Helen McCrory
Actor
17-Aug-1968   The Queen
Bill Murray
Actor
21-Sep-1950   Meatballs, SNL alumnus
Steven M. Rales
Business
c. 1951   Billionaire, Danaher
Jason Schwartzman
Actor
26-Jun-1980   Rushmore
Meryl Streep
Actor
22-Jun-1949   The Deer Hunter
Owen Wilson
Actor
18-Nov-1968   Zoolander

CAST

George Clooney   ...   Mr. Fox (voice)
Meryl Streep   ...   Mrs. Fox (voice)
Jason Schwartzman   ...   Ash (voice)
Bill Murray   ...   Badger (voice)
Wally Wolodarsky   ...   Kylie (voice)
Eric Anderson   ...   Kristofferson (voice)
Michael Gambon   ...   Franklin Bean (voice)
Willem Dafoe   ...   Rat (voice)
Owen Wilson   ...   Coach Skip (voice)
"Petey's Song" performed by
Jarvis Cocker   ...   Petey (voice)
Wes Anderson   ...   Weasel (voice)
Karen Duffy   ...   Linda Otter (voice)
Robin Hurlstone   ...   Walter Boggis (voice)
Hugo Guinness   ...   Nathan Bunce (voice)
Helen McCrory   ...   Mrs. Bean (voice)
Roman Coppola   ...   Squirrel Contractor (voice)
Juman Malouf   ...   Agnes (voice)
Jeremy Dawson   ...   Beaver's Son (voice)
Garth Jennings   ...   Bean's Son (voice)
Brian Cox   ...   Action 12 Reporter (voice)
Tristan Oliver   ...   Explosives Man (voice)
James Hamilton   ...   Mole (voice)
Steven M. Rales   ...   Beaver (voice)
Rob Hersov   ...   Pilot (voice)
Jennifer Furches   ...   Dr. Badger (voice)
Allison Abbate   ...   Rabbit's Ex-Girlfriend (voice)
Molly Cooper   ...   Rabbit Girl (voice)
Adrien Brody   ...   Field Mouse (voice)
Mario Batali   ...   Rabbit (voice)
Martin Ballard   ...   Fire Chief (voice)

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