On Thursday night, the Variety Screening Series kicked off in Hollywood with "The Boxtrolls," the latest offering from stop-motion animation company Laika. For the Portland, Ore. based animation…
Repeating a lot of the same beats from their first two stop-motion adventures, "Coraline" and "ParaNorman," Laika's disappointing latest represents a baffling misappropriation of talent.
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Animation company LAIKA and Focus Features, which teamed on "ParaNorman," are partnering on the animated movie "The Boxtrolls."
In the world of animation, stop-motion still feels like the most old-fashioned of techniques, and yet, in the hands of Laika, the studio behind "Coraline" and "ParaNorman," which bows Aug. 17 via…
Few movies so taken with death have felt so rudely alive as "ParaNorman," the latest handcrafted marvel from the stop-motion artists at Laika ("Coraline").
Laika has named "Coraline" producer Mary Sandell head of production at the Portland, Ore.-based stop-motion animation studio.
Laika is looking to its own backyard for its most ambitious project yet. The Portland, Ore.-based animation studio behind "Coraline" has optioned "Wildwood," a young-adult fantasy novel set in an…
Gary Raksis has been named chief financial officer of Laika, filling a position that has been vacant since Alan Keith departed the Portland, Ore.,-based animation studio last December.
Phil Knight, whose Nike empire gives him an estimated worth of $7.9 billion, is bringing his muscle to showbiz, with ambitious plans for his Portland, Ore., animation studio to partner with a…