Asteroid City (2022)
Directed by Wes Anderson
Genres - Comedy, Romance | Sub-Genres - Romantic Comedy, Romantic Drama | Release Date - Jun 16, 2023 (USA - Limited), Jun 23, 2023 (USA - Expanding) | Run Time - 104 min. | Countries - United States | MPAA Rating - NR
Synopsis by Farida Ezzat
Written and directed by Wes Anderson, the romantic comedy takes place in an American desert town in the mid-fifties. The Junior Stargazer Convention is a landmark astronomy event that attracts stargazers of different ages. A group of students and their parents visit the town to attend the convention. What follows is an unexpected exchange of ideas and experiences that lead to eye-opening revelations. The film co-stars Tom Hanks, Margot Robbie, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, and Edward Norton.
astronomy, convention, family-vacation, first-love, intelligence [knowledge], parent, stars [astronomy], stranger, student, teenagers