Asteroid City | 2023

Directed by: Wes Anderson

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Main Plot

Following a writer on his world famous fictional play about a grieving father who travels with his tech-obsessed family to small rural Asteroid City to compete in a junior stargazing event, only to have his world view disrupted fo...


  • Jason Schwartzman's character in "Asteroid City" is named Max, a brilliant scientist who discovers a way to prevent an imminent asteroid collision. Jason Schwartzman
  • Scarlett Johansson's character in Asteroid City is named Eve and she plays a skilled space explorer on a mission to save humanity. Scarlett Johansson
  • Tom Hanks' character in Asteroid City is named Jack Thompson, a skilled astronaut leading a mission to save Earth from an approaching asteroid. Tom Hanks

Ending Explained

In the conclusion of Wes Anderson's "Asteroid City," the eccentric residents come together to save their beloved city from imminent destruction. With their unique skills and teamwork, they successfully divert the asteroid's path, preserving their quirky home. As the asteroid sails harmlessly by, the city celebrates their victory with a grand, whimsical parade filled with colorful costumes and eccentric floats. Amidst the festivities, the residents reflect on their shared experience, cherishing their community and the resilience that brought them together. The film ends on a hopeful note, emphasizing the power of unity and the indomitable spirit of Asteroid City.

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Wes Anderson Jason Schwartzman Scarlett Johansson Tom Hanks