• The Darjeeling Limited (2007)

The Darjeeling Limited

Release Date: September 29th, 2007

DVD Release Date: February 26th, 2008

R |1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary

Estranged brothers Francis (Owen Wilson), Peter (Adrien Brody) and Jack (Jason Schwartzman) reunite for a train trip across India. The siblings have not spoken in over a year, ever since their father passed away. Francis is recovering from a motorcycle accident, Peter cannot cope with his wife's pregnancy, and Jack cannot get over his ex-lover. The brothers fall into old patterns of behavior as Francis reveals the real reason for the reunion: to visit their mother in a Himalayan convent.

Cast: Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Jason Schwartzman, Amara Karan, Wallace Wolodarsky, Waris Ahluwalia, Irrfan Khan, Barbet Schroeder

Director: Wes Anderson

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: American Empirical Pictures

Keywords: 2000s, Offbeat, Wife, Amusing, Family, Girlfriend, Brother

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Glenn KennyPremiere

    A picture that certain Brits and connoisseurs of British colloquial English might call "a grower" … more moving and funny the more I think about it. show more

  • 88
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    All the acting is exemplary. Brody, new to Wes' World, is revelatory as Peter. show more

  • 88
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Anderson is like Dave Brubeck, who I'm listening to right now. He knows every note of the original song, but the fun and genius come in the way he noodles around. And in his movie's cast, especially with Owen Wilson, Anderson takes advantage of champion noodlers. show more

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