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1. Despite Fantastic Reviews, ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is Laika’s Weakest Launch To Date

Illumination's "The Secret Life of Pets" also set a new all-time record this weekend.

The post Despite Fantastic Reviews, ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is Laika’s Weakest Launch To Date appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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2. EXCLUSIVE: Laika Chief Travis Knight Reveals Future Plans For Studio

Laika has some very different projects planned for the future.

The post EXCLUSIVE: Laika Chief Travis Knight Reveals Future Plans For Studio appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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3. Laika Was Crazy Enough To Animate A 16-Foot Tall Skeleton for ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’

We go behind-the-scenes to learn how Laika animated one of the biggest stop motion puppets ever constructed.

The post Laika Was Crazy Enough To Animate A 16-Foot Tall Skeleton for ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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4. Take A Tour Inside The Laika Exhibition Currently In Los Angeles (Photo Gallery)

The impressive craftsmanship of "Kubo and the Two Strings" is currently on display in Los Angeles.

The post Take A Tour Inside The Laika Exhibition Currently In Los Angeles (Photo Gallery) appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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5. Oscar Ballot Guide: ‘The Boxtrolls’ Acting and Performance Analysis

Analyzing the performance and acting in the Academy Award-nominated film "The Boxtrolls."

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6. 12 Most Expensive Puppets Sold At The Laika Auction

An auction of artwork from "Coraline," "ParaNorman," and "The Boxtrolls" reached over $1 million in sales.

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7. This Morning in New York City: 75th Anniversary Screening of ‘Pinocchio’

"Pinocchio" screens this morning as part of the Academy's on-going Animation Showcase series.

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8. Festival Review: Anim’est 2015

Filmmaker Tess Martin visits Anim'est, Romania's biggest annual animation event.

The post Festival Review: Anim’est 2015 appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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9. Teaser: Laika’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Is A Stop Motion Action-Adventure Film

Laika's fourth film, "Kubo and the Two Strings," is an honest-to-goodness action-adventure film set in a mythic Japan.

The post Teaser: Laika’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Is A Stop Motion Action-Adventure Film appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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10. New ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’ Trailer

A new trailer is out for Laika's next film.

The post New ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’ Trailer appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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11. Breaking: Comcast in Talks To Buy Dreamworks Animation

Comcast would reportedly pay over $3 billion for the animation studio.

The post Breaking: Comcast in Talks To Buy Dreamworks Animation appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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12. New ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Trailer Dazzles Again

Will Laika score big with "Kubo and the Two Strings"?

The post New ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Trailer Dazzles Again appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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13. LAIKA Chief Surprises Comic-Con Crowd By Saying He Wants To Do Hand-Drawn Animation

At a presentation for LAIKA's third stop motion feature "The Boxtrolls," LAIKA's CEO Travis Knight told San Diego Comic-Con audiences that he hopes to make a hand-drawn animated film at some point in the future.

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14. House Special Launches in Portland

A new commercial studio, House Special, launched in Portland, Oregon last week. The company was started by Lourri Hammack, Kirk Kelly and Al Cubillas, who ran Laika's former commercial division Laika/house.

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15. How Laika Pushed 3D Printing to New Heights with ‘The Boxtrolls’

Laika is revolutionizing stop motion animation with 3D printing. We visited the set of their latest film, 'The Boxtrolls,' to find out how they do it.

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16. Academy Reveals 21 Contenders for 2014 Sci-Tech Oscars

Last Friday the Scientific and Technical Awards Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a list of 21 scientific and technical achievements in 16 different areas, which have been selected for further awards consideration.

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17. ‘Boxtrolls’ Opens at #1 in the UK and #2 in Mexico

While there are currently no wholly animated films in the top ten of the U.S. box office, Laika's "The Boxtrolls" began its foreign rollout in eight territories last weekend.

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18. The Challenges of Designing Tiny Costumes for “The Boxtrolls”

Costume designer Deborah Cook talks about the challenges of designing tiny costumes for the characters of Laika's "The Boxtrolls."

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19. ‘Boxtrolls’ Opens with $17.3 Million; Laika’s Best-Ever U.S. Opening

Laika's third feature film, "The Boxtrolls," distributed by Focus Features, opened in third place in the United States with an estimated $17.3 million.

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20. Laika is Here to Stay, Will Keep Making Films

What's the coolest thing about having your animation studio run by one of the world's richest men? You get to make as many animated movies as you damn please.

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21. Laika Announces Next Feature ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

Laika's next film, "Kubo and the Two Strings," will mark the directorial debut of animator Travis Knight.

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22. Want to Own Coraline? Laika to Auction 250 Pieces From Its Films

For the first time in its history, Laika will auction puppets, models and props from its stop motion films "Coraline," "ParaNorman," and "The Boxtrolls."

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23. ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Boxtrolls,’ and ‘LEGO Movie’ Nominated for BAFTA Awards

The nominees for the 2015 BAFTA Film Awards, the British equivalent of the Academy Awards, were announced yesterday.

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24. A Peek Into ‘The Art of Coraline’ Book That Never Was (Gallery)

If there had been an art book for Henry Selick's "Coraline," this is some of the art that would have been in it.

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25. A Peek Into The Art of ‘Coraline’ Book That Never Was (Gallery)

If there had been an art book for Henry Selick's "Coraline," this is some of the art that would have been in it.

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