Wes Anderson’s latest film “The French Dispatch” was invited to screen at the Cannes Film Festival and the San Sebastian Film Festival. But where does it fall within the Anderson filmography? Ten films into his career, Anderson has crafted one of the most stylistically distinct oeuvres of all contemporary American auteurs: from his color palette to his framing style to his cockeyed sense of humor, you can spot an Anderson film at a hundred paces. But a unified body of work isn’t quite the same as a consistent one: for this critic, he’s had his ups and downs. Here’s how his films stack up so far — and how his signature tweeness has revealed itself over the years.
Wes Anderson Films Ranked — From Worst to Best