He may be your typical swaggering American, but even Clooney goes weak at the knees when it comes to the storytelling of Roald Dahl. Here he gets to play one of the coolest Dahl characters ever – the titular Mr Fox, who rallies against mean farmers who want to rid their land of wildlife.
It’s to Clooney’s credit that his silky tones are never lost in the animated hilarity. Our favourite smooth operator turns Mr Fox into one seriously cool dude. You guessed it, it’s fantastic.
Wes Anderson is lining up a killer cast for his new film Moon Rise Kingdom. With Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Frances McDormand and Tilda Swinton all interested in working with the maverick director, Anderson’s latest is quickly turning into a future must-see.