Release Date: December 14th, 2001
DVD Release Date: July 9th, 2002
R|1 hr 48 min
Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of betrayal, failure, and disaster. Most of this was generally considered to be their father's fault. "The Royal Tenenbaums" is the story of the family's sudden, unexpected reunion one recent winter.
Director: Wes Anderson
Genres: Comedy drama
Production Co: Touchstone Pictures, American Empirical, Mordecai Films
Distributors: Touchstone Pictures, Buena Vista Pictures, Criterion Collection