Stiles White’s low-budget horror flick Ouija barely won the weekend box office over Nightcrawler – Dan Gilroy’s takedown of today’s entertainment press, but the real story of the weekend is Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman. Following raves out of the Venice Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival, and New York Film Festival,
THE BOXTROLLS: Yet another richly imagined, flawlessly executed visual triumph for Laika.
The artists at LAIKA Studios – makers of the stop-motion animated films Coraline and Paranorman – practice their craft at their studios in Portland, Oregon, a world away from the Hollywood PR machine. But with the release of The Boxtrolls mere months away, LAIKA brought the film into the Comic
The Boxtrolls reunties Focus Features and Laika after last year’s hit ParaNorman. This time they are taking audiences on an adventure based on Alan Snow’s bestselling fantasy adventure novel Here Be Monsters.