Director Wes Anderson's fourth film, released in 2004, follows oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew -- joined by a reporter and a man who may be his illegitimate son -- as they set out in search of the "jaguar shark" that killed Zissou's best friend.
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb): The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
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The Life Aquatic
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Roger Ebert: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
Mixed review: "I can't recommend it, but I would not for one second discourage you from seeing it." (2.5 out of 4 stars.) (December 24, 2004)
The New York Times: A Seagoing Showcase of Human Collectibles
A.O. Scott's mostly favorable review: "If you allow yourself to surrender to 'The Life Aquatic,' you may find that its slow, meandering pace and willful digressions are inseparable from its pleasures." (December 10, 2004)
Slate: Capt. Blah
David Mendel's unfavorable review: "... This one is a mess — a misshapen, mawkish tragicomedy bordering on self-parody." (December 10, 2004)
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