#19: Pickups: Fantastic Mr. Fox: “Wes Anderson FTW Part Two”

On this pickup episode Timmie discusses the second of her top three Wes Anderson films, Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), directed and co-written by Wes Anderson.


I. Intro

A. Adaptation of the book by Roald Dahl (1970)

B. Other adaptations

II. The Film

A. Story

B. Casting

C. What makes this movie great

IV. Ratings

V. Conclusions


This show was sponsored by Premiumbeat

Audio Editing

This show was edited by Timmie Cole. Follow her on Twitter.

N-JAM Team


Timmie is a vocalist, pianist, and teacher that podcasts and writes about media in her spare time. She’s hoping to incorporate both of her passions in an endeavor she’s calling Lost: The Musical. Official release date TBD.


Michael, always thought to spend too much time watching TV, reading books, playing video games, and looking up random facts on the internet, has finally decided to put his plethora of seemingly useless information to good use in audio format. He co-hosted a very successful 10 episode run of a video game show called the Go!Cast and loves to get involved in long-winded and deep discussions on media. He lives alone with his turtle, Squirt, and they play Cranium every Thursday night. Michael always wins.


Ryan is a picture/sound editor. You can see some of his work over at Scruffy.TV as well as two documentaries in progress, We Breathe Again and American Communion. When he isn’t editing, Ryan enjoys watching films with his canine and feline sons, Ewan and Figaro. He becomes frustrated when they choose to screen Glee over Godard.

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