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LAIKA Studios’ ‘ParaNorman’ in Theaters November 16

Celebrating its 15th anniversary, the highly acclaimed stop-motion animated film returns to theaters tomorrow, for one night only; presented in select cinemas nationwide, tickets are now on sale.

Fathom Events, LAIKA, Shout! Factory, and Park Circus celebrate the 15th anniversary of LAIKA Studio’s highly acclaimed stop-motion animated movie, ParaNorman. Tickets are now on sale for the special screening Tuesday, November 16 at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (local time). The lauded stop-motion animated film will be presented in select cinemas nationwide, featuring exclusive bonus content that reveals the unique creative process behind LAIKA’s extraordinary movies.  

Tickets are available at Fathom Events and participating theater box offices now. For a complete list of theater locations, visit the Fathom Events website.

ParaNorman’s voice cast features Kodi Smit-McPhee; Tucker Albrizzi; Anna Kendrick; Casey Affleck; Christopher Mintz-Plasse; Leslie Mann; Jeff Garlin; Elaine Stritch; Bernard Hill; Jodelle Ferland; Tempestt Bledsoe; Alex Borstein; and John Goodman. Produced by Arianne Sutner and Travis Knight, the film was written by Chris Butler, and directed by Butler and Sam Fell.

The story centers on a small town under siege by zombies. Who can the town call? Only misunderstood local boy Norman, who is able to speak with the dead. In addition to the zombies, he’ll have to take on ghosts, witches and, worst of all, grown-ups, to save his town from a centuries-old curse. But this young ghoul-whisperer bravely summons up all that makes a hero – courage and compassion – as he finds his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits. 

Check out the bonus clip about the making of ParaNorman:

Source: Shout! Factory

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