Two Fantastic Mr. Fox themes were expressed at today’s Dorchester hotel press conference. George Clooney said it was more or less about “being true to your animal instincts,” and Wes Anderson called it “a celebration of thievery.”

Walking down London’s Half Moon Street — Tuesday, 10.13, 11:05 pm.

Fantastic Mr. Fox voicer Jason Schwartzman (who told me that Bored To Death, his HBO series, has been picked up for a second season).

Bill Murray behind the bar following yesterday’s pub interview session.

Visited here last night, met up with a couple of HE reader acquaintances.