The first trailer for the new Wes Anderson movie, asteroid city, it’s here. Check out the extremely Andersonian sci-fi clip set to a bluegrass soundtrack below. The film, which hits select theaters June 16 and nationwide June 23, stars Jason Schwartzman, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Maya Hawke, Jeffrey Wright, Tilda Swinton, Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Adrien Brody, Liev Schreiber, Hope Davis, Steve Carell, Hong Chau, Willem Dafoe, Margot Robbie, and Jeff Goldblum, among others.
An official synopsis for the film reads: “The schedule of a Junior Stargazer/Space Cadet convention (organized to bring together students and parents from across the country for fellowship and academic competition) is spectacularly interrupted by world-changing events.” Roman Coppola co-wrote the film with Anderson.
Revisit the 2018 feature “How Wes Anderson Perfected the Music-Nerd Soundtrack.”