October 5, 2021
When a beautiful first-grade teacher (Olivia Williams) arrives at a prep school, she soon attracts the attention of an ambitious teenager named Max (Jason Schwartzman), who quickly falls in love with her. Max turns to the father (Bill Murray) of two of his schoolmates for advice on how to woo the teacher. However, the situation soon gets complicated when Max’s new friend becomes involved with her, setting the two pals against one another in a war for her attention. Commissioned by Paul D (10/16/20).
Release date: December 11, 1998 (New York, USA)
Director: Wes Anderson
Screenplay: Wes Anderson, Owen Wilson
Awards: Independent Spirit Award for Best Director