Asteroid City is about a fictional American desert town circa 1955.
Wes Anderson’s next film is called Asteroid City. It has one of the most star-studded casts I have seen to date. This film stars Jason Schwartzman, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, and Jeffrey Wright. Additional cast features, Tilda Swinton, Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Adrien Brody, Liev Schreiber, Hope Davis, Stephen Park, Rupert Friend, Maya Hawke, Steve Carell, Matt Dillon, Hong Chau, Willem Dafoe, Margot Robbie, Tony Revolori, Jake Ryan, and Jeff Goldblum. It will be in select on June 16th before its wide release on June 23rd.
The itinerary of a Junior Stargazer/Space Cadet convention (organized to bring together students and parents from across the country for fellowship and scholarly competition) is spectacularly disrupted by world-changing events.