The Darjeeling Limited Synopsis
A man tries to re-forge familial bonds by taking his brothers on a train trip across India.
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Premiere

By Glenn Kenny
A picture that certain Brits and connoisseurs of British colloquial English might call "a grower" … more moving and funny the more I think...
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
All the acting is exemplary. Brody, new to Wes' World, is revelatory as Peter.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
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...
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
This is familiar psychological as well as stylistic territory for Anderson after "Rushmore" and "The Royal Tenenbaums." But there's a...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
A movie about people who literally carry a lot of emotional baggage, metaphorically unpack it, and spiritually lighten their loads. By the...
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A spiritual quest can take many forms. One could argue that all of director Wes Anderson's movies focus on a sense of personal melancholy...
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The film as a whole operates in Mr. Anderson's patented, semi-precious zone of antic and droll. It's not as if the filmmaker has gone off...
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
You have to admire that someone thought it’d be cool to assemble three of the movies’ most fascinating noses for a 90-minute romp.
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50

New York Daily News

Wilson, Brody and Schwartzman have their charms, but the script gives them little to work with. Anderson and his co-writers have come up...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
A frustrating movie, a work of immaturity from a director who should be past the empty gestures and self-protective distance of his early...
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Nice!

By Nancy_E
I chose to ignore the on-the-fence review by the NY Times and dragged my 95 year old grandmother with me. It was filmed beautifully, the character development was unique and believable, and there was...

amazing

By constantskeptic
best movie I have only seen the previews for.... september 29th I will be there...

The Darjeeling UNlimited!!

By thebettermoonbunny
Best movie I've never seen....

Darjeeling Limited

By lucyho
Beautiful movie about petty people. Breathtaking attention to detail and camera work. Funny and endearing, but not for everybody. Wes Anderson's most accomlished movie....

Sikh and ye shall find

By cjtolmie
I must admit I love Wes Anderson, and every actor in this film. I saw it twice, and liked it more the second time I saw it. Very irreverent sweet and charming. Great story. Great setting. Great...

Doesn't fit into any previous style - unique and amazing

By starx95
Very quirky, odd and unique. We loved it. The LA times review really said it best with "Wilson, Brody and Schwartzman are like a contemporary, depressive version of the Three Stooges, and there's...

No wonder Owen thought of suicide

By carynyates
I am a huge fan of Owen Wilson. This movie was a bore....

Maybe not "Go" but definitely "See"

By mhhd
Catch this one on DVD for sure if you're a Wes Anderson fan. Very nice movie, although probably my least favorite of his work. I'll see it one more time, just to be sure....

meh

By burndtdan
i like wes anderson films. i like the cast. i like movies about finding yourself. i like quirky comedies. i like art house films. i like everything this movie wanted to be. but sitting in this movie,...

A favorite for me...

By spoothed
This movie was endearing. I really enjoyed the family dysfunction (whose family isn't dysfunctional, especially with 3 siblings?). The guys that make these movies have really honed their skills in...

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Rated R | For language
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Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 15 & under Wes Anderson tackles mature brotherly baggage.
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