Barking up the wrong tree

A boy and a troupe of dogs set off in search of his pet on Trash Island in Isle Of Dogs.
A boy and a troupe of dogs set off in search of his pet on Trash Island in Isle Of Dogs. PHOTO: 20TH CENTURY FOX

Wes Anderson's Isle Of Dogs is a visual treat, but it lacks a story and memorable characters

ISLE OF DOGS (PG)

101 minutes/Now showing/2.5 stars

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 10, 2018, with the headline 'Barking up the wrong tree'. Print Edition | Subscribe