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Wes Anderson Gets By With a Little Help From His Friends

His films' subjects are wildly different, but he does play favorites when it comes to casting.

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Editor's note: Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel is now playing at The Flicks. Read Boise Weekly's review here.

The Grand Budapest Hotel is Wes Anderson's eighth feature-length film. And though his subjects are wildly different, he does play favorites when it comes to casting.

FYI, George Clooney, star of The Fantastic Mr. Fox, makes a fun and sudden cameo in The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Here are some of Anderson's most beloved collaborators and the number of features that they've worked on with him:

Bill Murray (7)

Owen Wilson (7)

Jason Schwartzman (5)

Adrien Brody (3)

Willem Dafoe (3)

Angelica Huston (3)

Luke Wilson (3)

George Clooney (2)

Jeff Goldblum (2)

Harvey Keitel (2)

Ed Norton (2)

Tilda Swinton (2)