The French Dispatch is an comedy movie directed by Wes Anderson and starring Timothée Chalamet, Elisabeth Moss, and Saoirse Ronan. The film has a $25 million budget and is 1 hour 48 minutes in length. The French Dispatch currently has a N/A IMDb rating. The movie is rated R.

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Release dates

The official theatrical release date for The French Dispatch is October 14, 2020.

When will The French Dispatch be out on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

The French Dispatch DVD and Blu-ray release date is Wednesday, January 20, 2021. The estimated DVD release date is January 2021. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in January 2021. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Film details

Cinema Release Date: October 14, 2020
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: January 20, 2021
Film Budget: $25 million
Box Office: Not availble (U.S.)
Length: 1 hour 48 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Language English
Age Rating: R

release date for The French Dispatch

Plot summary

What is The French Dispatch about?

A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional twentieth century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in “The French Dispatch Magazine”.



N/A IMDb 74 Metascore

The movie has a N/A out of 10 IMDb rating and 74 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update the review scores.

Parental rating

The French Dispatch is rated R. R stands for 'Restricted', which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.

Film budget

How much did The French Dispatch cost to make?

The French Dispatch had a budget of $25,000,000. The movie cost over $25 million to make.

The French Dispatch movie poster

Box Office

How much did The French Dispatch make?

The French Dispatch has made over Not availble domestically at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray, and digital sales.

Film facts

How long is The French Dispatch?

The movie is 1 hour 48 minutes long.

The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.

What year did The French Dispatch come out?

The French Dispatch is released on October 14, 2020. The movie has been out for .

Who is the director of The French Dispatch?

Wes Anderson directed the movie.

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