Rushmore (film)

Rushmore is a 1998 comedydrama film directed by Wes Anderson about an eccentric teenager named Max Fischer Jason Schwartzman in his film debut, his friendship with rich industrialist Herman Blume Bill Murray, and their mutual love for elementary school teacher Rosemary Cross Olivia Williams. The film was cowritten by Anderson and Owen Wilson. The soundtrack was scored by regular Anderson collaborator Mark Mothersbaugh and features several songs by bands associated with the British Invasion of the 1960s.

Max Fischer, a mature and eccentric 15yearold, is a scholarship student at Rushmore Academy, a private school in Houston. He is both Rushmores most extracurricular and least scholarly student. He spends nearly all of his time on elaborate extracurricular activities, caring little how it affects his grades. He also feuds with the schools headmaster, Dr. Guggenheim.Herman Blume is a cynical industrialist who finds his operation of a multimilliondollar company to be unsatisfying. He is frustrated that his marriage is failing and the two sons hes putting through Rushmore are boorish and unrepentant brats spoiled by their mother. Herman comes to admire Max, and the two become close friends. Max admires Hermans success while Herman is impressed by Maxs cocksure attitude. ........

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