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Wes Anderson Releases Four New Behind-the-Scenes Videos of 'Moonrise Kingdom'

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There's more than a week left on the countdown clock to the release of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, out May 25, which means it's about time he releases a few behind-the-scenes spoofs.

The four clips are DVD-extra-esques, as narrator Bob Balaban exposes on-scene footage of New Penzance (an island where 80 percent of residence have Lymes Disease), and welcome "guest" characters, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, and Anderson himself.

Check out the clips (and resume the countdown) after the jump ...

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Claire Lawton
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