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Renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou has sworn vengeance upon the rare shark that devoured a member of his crew. In addition to his regular team, he is joined on his boat by Ned, a man who believes Zissou to be his father, and Jane, a journalist pregnant by a married man. They travel the sea, all too often running into pirates and, perhaps more traumatically, various figures from Zissou's past, inc...

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Directed by

Wes Anderson

Written by

Wes Anderson (Screenplay)
Noah Baumbach (Screenplay)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The deeper you go, the weirder life gets.

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Keywords

pirate rivalry parent child relationship dysfunctional family absurd humor scientific expedition red cap oceanography diorama research turtles acoustic guitar

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