Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs

Member Login  [help]
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 Have You Been Sp...
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
 Join for FREE
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
 Guess That Scene
 RSS Feeds
Bottle Rocket
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick

Bottle Rocket 1996

From Amazon: This quietly daffy comedy should have been an indie hit, but ended up ignored by audiences. Too bad; it's a wonderfully sustained caper movie about friends whose career choice is all wrong. Low-key Anthony (Luke Wilson) and high-strung Dignan (Owen C. Wilson--the two actors are brothers) are brought into a life of crime by Dignan's ambition to be a small-time thief. After a few amusingly laid-back trial burglaries, they (and a third buddy) find themselves over their heads when they hook up with an experienced crime boss (James Caan). Because this movie is so relentlessly deadpan, you really have to be dialed in to its brand of humor--but...

Directed By:
Wes AndersonWes Anderson
Written By:
Wes AndersonWes Anderson
Owen WilsonOwen Wilson
No image existsNed Dowd
Owen WilsonOwen Wilson
Luke WilsonLuke Wilson
No image existsLumi Cavazos
James CaanJames Caan
Kumar PallanaKumar Pallana
No image existsRobert Musgrave
No image existsAndrew Wilson
No image existsAndrew Wilson
No image existsJim Ponds

Buy on DVD

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

Bottle Rocket Movie Review by Zara (1/23/2007)

I hate to give any of this movie away. One of my all-time faves, it's one that you need to experience for yourself. The directorial debut of Wes Anderson, childhood friend to the Wilson brothers, BOTTLE ROCKET far outweighs his other ventures. So even if you liked RUSHMORE or thought that THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS was the sh*t,...

(complete Bottle Rocket review by Zara)

  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.

Web Analytics