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'The Boxtrolls' is smart, but maybe too scary

U-T San Diego - 26 Sep 2014
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 ...
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The Boxtrolls (2014)

IMDb - 23 Jan 2015
A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator.
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Underground Folk, Foraging for a Home

New York Times - 25 Sep 2014
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 ...
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Venice Film Review: ‘The Boxtrolls’

Variety - 30 Aug 2014
Repeating a lot of the same beats from their first two stop-motion adventures, “Coraline” and “ParaNorman,” Laika's disappointing latest represents a baffling ...
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Review: 'The Boxtrolls' ★★

Chicago Tribune - 25 Sep 2014
Makers of "Coraline" and "ParaNorman" stumble with this tale of an evil exterminator (Ben Kingsley) hellbent on destroying the underground boxtroll community.
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SDG Reviews 'The Boxtrolls'

National Catholic Register - 24 Sep 2014
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 ...

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