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Bottle Rocket (1996)

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Bottle Rocket (1996)

Film
Thursday, November 2
7 - 9 pm
Cost: Free
Best friends Anthony, Dignan, and Bob stage a complex, mildly successful robbery of a bookstore.

USA | 105 mins | R | Blu-Ray | Dir. Wes Anderson

In Wes Anderson's first feature film, "best friends Anthony (Luke Wilson), Dignan (Owen Wilson), and Bob (Robert Musgrave) stage a wildly complex, mildly successful robbery of a small bookstore, then go “on the lam.” During their adventures, Anthony falls in love with a South American housekeeper, Inez (Lumi Cavazos), and they befriend local thief extraordinaire Mr. Henry (James Caan)." - The Criterion Collection

"A hilarious, inventive and goofy breath of fresh air." - Desson Thomson (Washington Post)

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

USA | 105 mins | R | Blu-Ray | Dir. Wes Anderson

In Wes Anderson's first feature film, "best friends Anthony (Luke Wilson), Dignan (Owen Wilson), and Bob (Robert Musgrave) stage a wildly complex, mildly successful robbery of a small bookstore, then go “on the lam.” During their adventures, Anthony falls in love with a South American housekeeper, Inez (Lumi Cavazos), and they befriend local thief extraordinaire Mr. Henry (James Caan)." - The Criterion Collection

"A hilarious, inventive and goofy breath of fresh air." - Desson Thomson (Washington Post)

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

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