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1. How Laika Used a Bowling Ball to Animate the Giant Eyes in ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’

A 'hacked' bowling ball helped Laika's animators create a crucial underwater scene for the film.

The post How Laika Used a Bowling Ball to Animate the Giant Eyes in ‘Kubo and The Two Strings’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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2. Animator Kevin Parry Breaks Down A Shot On ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

A Laika animator shares his process for bringing the Moon King to life.

The post Animator Kevin Parry Breaks Down A Shot On ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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3. ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Named Best Animated Feature by National Board of Review

"Kubo and the Two Strings" has earned its first major honor of the film award season.

The post ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Named Best Animated Feature by National Board of Review appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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4. ‘Storks’ Doesn’t Fly, While ‘Secret Life of Pets’ Surpasses ‘The Jungle Book’

"Storks" didn't connect with audiences. Was it simply a poor film or another WB marketing goof-up?

The post ‘Storks’ Doesn’t Fly, While ‘Secret Life of Pets’ Surpasses ‘The Jungle Book’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

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5. 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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6. 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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7. 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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8. 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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9. 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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10. 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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11. 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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12. 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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13. ‘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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14. 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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15. ‘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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16. 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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17. 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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18. 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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19. ‘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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20. 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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21. 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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22. 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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23. 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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24. 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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25. 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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