Superhero movies are a massive Trapper Keeper, sucking in everything you love (or even like)—from filmmakers to actors and niche heroes—to expand on their global hold. Could Wes Anderson be next?
Sure, it sounds totally insane to imagine the twee auteur doing something so mainstream as a Marvel movie. But one one clever comedian (Patrick Willems) has imagined what an X-Men reboot would look like in the hands of the man who brought us The Royal Tenenbaums, Moonrise Kingdom and The Grand Budapest Hotel. And guys, we kind of love it.H/T The Mary Sue
Since Hollywood is already rebooting Spider-man, Batman and the Fantastic Four, could we please make room for superhero movies this quirky? I mean really. Marvel could fund a Wes Anderson movie with the money spent on spritzing Thor’s flowing locks.
Kristy Puchko would love to see Emma Frost as designed by Wes Anderson.