Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary film maker Zissou is put in all imaginable life situations and a tough life crisis as he attempts to make a new film about capturing the creature that caused him pain.

  1. Wes Anderson

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Noah Baumbach


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bill Murray

    Bill Murray

    Steve Zissou

  2. Anjelica Huston

    Anjelica Huston

    Eleanor Zissou

  3. Cate Blanchett

    Cate Blanchett

    Jane Winslett-Richardson

  4. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    Klaus Daimler

  5. Owen Wilson

    Owen Wilson

    Ned Plimpton

Full Cast & Crew

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou


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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 10, 2004
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 59m

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $34,808,403.00

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