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…
There was hardly a louder outcry on Oscar nomination morning than when "The Lego Movie," arguably the most popular animated film of 2014 with $258 million in box office receipts, did not receive an…
Just as a community of Boxtrolls took a human orphan into their homes in the film produced by Laika Entertainment, humans are now able to take home the original puppets and props from "The…
Consumers were eager for fresh entertainment the week ending Jan. 25, as four of the five top-selling discs were new theatrical releases. Universal Studios Home Entertainment topped both Nielsen…
These costumes personified their characters down to the tiniest thread and put their designers on the road to possible Oscar glory.
Directors of “The Boxtrolls,” “The Lego Movie,” “Big Hero 6” and more talk the current state of animation at Variety Studio.
The year’s best animated films shortlisted for Oscar glory.
Animated features are a vital addition to Hollywood's balance sheets, and are contenders for the best animated feature Oscar and on occasion even compete for the best picture gold. But in some…
If animators are the 'actors' in animation, here are some of the stars of this year's contenders for animated feature honors.
The following films were expected to be submitted to the Academy for the Animated Feature award last week. The number of films accepted for consideration determines whether there will be three or…
Directors Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi and Producer Travis Knight talk “The Boxtrolls” at the Variety Screening Series 2014-15.