The studio chief reveals to SPINOFF how Laika has evolved since the release of stop-motion modern classic Coraline and ParaNorman.
2012 was a busy year for genre movies, with long-awaited movies that may have disappointed (John Carter, Prometheus), franchises making new bids of life (Men in Black 3, Total Recall) and the superhero movies that ruled them all (The Dark Knight Rises and, of course, The Avengers). But what was your favorite movie of the year? Tell all in our poll.
After one week at the top, The Bourne Legacy falls to the second spot as Lionsgate’s The Expendables 2 wins the North American box office with a $28.75 million opening weekend.
Anna Kendrick, the breakout star of Up in the Air, discusses her voice-acting role in ParaNorman, her career and her love of adventure stories.
Chris Butler and Sam Fell, directors of the upcoming stop-motion movie ParaNorman talk with Spinoff Online about bullying, the importance of casting actual kids for the key roles, and turning to classic Italian horror for the look of the film.
Director Sam Fell and writer/director Chris Butler discuss LAIKA’s upcoming stop-motion animated ParaNorman, the medium and the film’s influences.
LAIKA President and CEO Travis Knight talks with Spinoff Online during a visit to the set of ParaNorman, the company’s upcoming stop-motion animated horror/comedy about an unusual little boy who may be the only one who can save his town from the walking dead. Plus: Exclusive behind-the-scenes photos!
LAIKA and Focus Features have rolled out the second trailer for ParaNorman, the stop-motion 3D-animated comedy thriller about a misunderstood boy who must come to the rescue when his town is overrun by zombies.