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U-T San Diego - 26 Sep 2014 ' The Boxtrolls' is smart, but maybe too scary
Commercials for “ The Boxtrolls” make it seem as if the animated movie is adorable and silly and family-friendly. It's a story about a young boy adopted by bluish, grayish, box-wearing trolls. They live peacefully underground, listening to music, co ...
/FILM - 11 Apr 2019 The Boxtrolls Revisited: Laika's Ghastly Fairy Tale
With so many family movies being produced in the safest way possible, Laika's risks stand out all the more. This is The Boxtrolls revisited.
Collider.com - 24 Jul 2019 Missing Link Bluray Review: LAIKA's Latest Is Worthy of Your Collection
From LAIKA Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment comes Missing Link, now on Digital, Blu-ray and DVD. The latest stop-motion marvel from ...
/FILM - 08 Apr 2019 The Boxtrolls Revisited: When Voice Actors Elevate a Movie
Ben Kingsley's work in this Laika film is a showcase for just how much skill is required in voicing animated characters. This is The Boxtrolls revisited.
IMDb - 23 Jan 2015 The Boxtrolls (2014)
A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator.
Hollywood Reporter - 18 Dec 2014 'The Boxtrolls' Filmmakers Describe Their Process and Most Complex Stop-Motion Scene
When this season's Annie Award nominations for animation were announced, it was The Boxtrolls — the latest stop-motion animated feature from Portland, Ore.
Wired - 26 Sep 2014 Go Behind the (Crazy-Complex) Scenes of The Boxtrolls
The Boxtrolls is the first period piece from stop-motion animation studio Laika (Coraline, ParaNorman), and the first of their films to include creatures—the ...
New York Times - 25 Sep 2014 Underground Folk, Foraging for a Home
In “The Boxtrolls,” old-fashioned stop-motion animation is combined with new-style 3-D cinematography to charming effect. The film, based on the book “Here Be ...
Deadline.com - 03 Feb 2015 Bringing ‘The Boxtrolls’ To Life Through 1,000 Faces
At last night's Awardsline screening of Focus Features' The Boxtrolls, directors Anthony Stacchi and Graham Annable brought their bag of tricks, err, stop-motion ...
The Guardian - 13 Sep 2014 The Boxtrolls review – splendidly inventive children’s animation
Laika studio's adaptation of Alan Snow's Here Be Monsters is deliciously scrungy, with dazzling visuals, writes Mark Kermode.
LA Weekly - 19 Jun 2019 The Boxtrolls Is the Cutest Kiddie Cartoon Ever Made About Hitler
The Boxtrolls is a kiddie charmer that makes you laugh, cower and think of Hitler. That's an unusual trifecta, but then again, this is an unusual film. If the German ...
Variety - 30 Aug 2014 Venice Film Review: ‘The Boxtrolls’
Repeating a lot of the same beats from their first two stop-motion adventures, “Coraline” and “ParaNorman,” Laika's disappointing latest represents a baffling ...
Chicago Tribune - 25 Sep 2014 Review: 'The Boxtrolls' ★★
Makers of "Coraline" and "ParaNorman" stumble with this tale of an evil exterminator (Ben Kingsley) hellbent on destroying the underground boxtroll community.
Hollywood Reporter - 13 Aug 2014 Siggraph: How 'The Boxtrolls' Took Stop-Motion Animation to a New Level
LAIKA, which brought viewers 'Paranorman,' continues to experiment with a "hybrid" approach to animation.
Cartoon Brew - 09 Feb 2015 Oscar Ballot Guide: 'The Boxtrolls' Acting and Performance Analysis
Part three of a five-part series in which Ed Hooks, author of Acting for Animators, does an acting and performance analysis of this year's five Academy ...
Jackson Free Press - 15 Oct 2014 'The Boxtrolls': Big Themes in Small Boxes
"The Boxtrolls" is one of those movies for kids that actually deals with real issues.
NEWS.com.au - 17 Sep 2014 Movie Review: The Boxtrolls is a stop-motion animation stunner
Directors: Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi. Starring: the voices of Isaac Hampstead Wright, Jared Harris, Ben Kingsley, Elle Fanning. Rating : ***1/2.
National Catholic Register - 24 Sep 2014 SDG Reviews 'The Boxtrolls'
The Boxtrolls is so defiantly weird and bleak, so committed to the bitter end to its grotesque aesthetic and chilly story, that even as the film crashes and burns you ...
The Ithacan - 23 Apr 2019 Review: Stop-motion film is visually stunning
Missing Link” is a visually spectacular stop-motion film about friendship and finding one's place in the world.
Cinema Blend - 18 Sep 2014 To 3D Or Not To 3D: Buy The Right The Boxtrolls Ticket
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