Spain's first stop-motion feature, "The Apostle," mixes local folklore and time-honored horror into a distinctive, truly haunting whole. Fernando Cortizo's compelling debut is let down slightly by a…
Lensers adopt live-action techniques to make stop-motion more animated
A black-and-white stop-motion toon that pays loving tribute to Hollywood creature features of yesteryear, this beautifully designed canine-resurrection saga feels, somewhat fittingly, stitched…
Disney has decided not to move forward with Henry Selick's untitled stop-motion pic, ending production on the film that was scheduled for release Oct. 4, 2013.
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").
After dipping its toes into pure CG animation for "Arthur Christmas," Aardman integrates its feted old-school stop-motion technique with top-drawer visual effects in this irrepressibly amusing caper.
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…
Laika got lucky its first time out, earning both impressive box office and an Oscar nomination for its debut feature, "Coraline." But where does the Portland, Ore.-based animation studio go from here?
Celeb chef Gordon Ramsay is already a pretty cartoonish character. Now he's set to be the star of his own stop-motion animation series after striking a deal with Toronto-based animation house Cuppa…