Items from Laika’s three stop-motion animated films — “Coraline,” “ParaNorman” and “The Boxtrolls” — collected just over $1 million at an afternoon-long auction at Heritage House on Thursday. The…
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Animation company LAIKA and Focus Features, which teamed on "ParaNorman," are partnering on the animated movie "The Boxtrolls."
In giving three of its five animated feature slots to stop-motion films -- "Frankenweenie," "ParaNorman" and "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" -- the Academy would seem to be favoring a century-old…
Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," Disney-Marvel's "The Avengers" and Fox's "Life of Pi" led the feature noms for the Visual Effects Society's 11th annual VES Awards.
Netflix' chief content officer Ted Sarandos hopes to follow a landmark pact with Walt Disney with more big studio output deals including Warner Bros. and maybe Sony and Universal once their current…
ASIFA-Hollywood chose eight animated pics, including three from the Disney stable, to compete for the top prize at the 40th annual Annie Awards.
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").
The guys from Laika studios -- maniacs for naturalism and detail in their stop-motion animation pursuits -- dropped references at their Friday Comic-Con appearance to nearly every seminal '80s comedy…