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Craig Daily Press
The Bock’s Office: Sights and sounds sensational in ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’your shoulders can make you pretty helpless when you fall flat on your back. T
The Bock’s Office: Sights and sounds sensational in ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
your shoulders can make you pretty helpless when you fall flat on your back. The fourth feature from blossoming animation studio Laika has some commonalities with “Coraline,” “ParaNorman” and “The Boxtrolls,” most glaringly a pre-teen protagonist,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How the son of Nike's founder carved his own path in animation with movies like 'Kubo'the worst day of my entire life,” said Knight, president and chief executive of
How the son of Nike's founder carved his own path in animation with movies like 'Kubo'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the worst day of my entire life,” said Knight, president and chief executive of the Oregon-based stop-motion animation studio Laika, reflecting on the loss in an interview in Los Angeles earlier this month. “My brother and I had unresolved... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Travis Knight: How the scion of the Nike empire found his calling making animated movies like 'Kubo and the Two Strings'the worst day of my entire life,” said Knight, president and chief executive of
Travis Knight: How the scion of the Nike empire found his calling making animated movies like 'Kubo and the Two Strings'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
the worst day of my entire life,” said Knight, president and chief executive of the Oregon-based stop-motion animation studio Laika, reflecting on the loss in an interview in Los Angeles earlier this month. “My brother and I had unresolved... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Kubo,' Laika's new movie, opens fourth at the box office4. "Kubo and the Two Strings": $12.6 million The latest feature from Hillsboro
'Kubo,' Laika's new movie, opens fourth at the box office
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
4. "Kubo and the Two Strings": $12.6 million The latest feature from Hillsboro animation studio Laika grossed $12.6 million at the box office over the weekend, the lowest of the studio's four films despite being Laika's best-reviewed picture. "Kubo... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summerpremiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Str
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summer
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
premiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Strings," the latest from stop-motion animation studio Laika Entertainment, landed in fourth with $12.6 million, barely meeting analyst expectations of $12 million to $15... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summerpremiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Str
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
premiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Strings," the latest from stop-motion animation studio Laika Entertainment, landed in fourth with $12.6 million, barely meeting analyst expectations of $12 million to $15... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summerpremiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Str
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summer
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
premiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Strings," the latest from stop-motion animation studio Laika Entertainment, landed in fourth with $12.6 million, barely meeting analyst expectations of $12 million to $15... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summerpremiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Str
'Ben-Hur' is one of the biggest flops of the summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
premiering in the U.K. on Aug. 26 and Mexico on Sept. 2. “Kubo and the Two Strings," the latest from stop-motion animation studio Laika Entertainment, landed in fourth with $12.6 million, barely meeting analyst expectations of $12 million to $15... Read more
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The Columbian
Actors take role as parents seriouslythe young man or young woman that you want to be?” “Kubo and the Two Strings,”
Actors take role as parents seriously
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
the young man or young woman that you want to be?” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” the latest film from stop-motion animation studio Laika (“Coraline,” “The Boxtrolls”), centers on a boy who ignites a long-dormant vendetta when he accidentally summons... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Kubo and the Two Strings' is set in Japan, but its lead actors are all whiteHillsboro animation studio Laika sets its newest feature in Japan, drawing on t
'Kubo and the Two Strings' is set in Japan, but its lead actors are all white
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Hillsboro animation studio Laika sets its newest feature in Japan, drawing on traditional Japanese art, architecture and culture – origami is a running theme – to create an inventive myth about a young village boy on a journey to discover his roots... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Kubo and the Two Strings' marks milestone for Portland animationits fourth feature, "Kubo and the Two Strings," its first movie directed by Tra
'Kubo and the Two Strings' marks milestone for Portland animation
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
its fourth feature, "Kubo and the Two Strings," its first movie directed by Travis Knight. The newest film from Hillsboro studio Laika is its most ambitious, accessible and – judging by the critical reception – its most artistically successful to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ unfolds animated tale with stunning visualsIn the world of animation, Pixar gets a lot of attention, and rightly so — but
‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ unfolds animated tale with stunning visuals
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
In the world of animation, Pixar gets a lot of attention, and rightly so — but the Oregon-based animation studio LAIKA deserves cheers, particularly for its stunningly lovely fourth feature, “Kubo and the Two Strings.” Following strong work with... Read more
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Animation World Network
Watch Two New Clips from LAIKA’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’Is it Friday yet? As audiences impatiently await the release of animation studi
Watch Two New Clips from LAIKA’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’
Animation World Network / Posted 9 days ago
Is it Friday yet? As audiences impatiently await the release of animation studio LAIKA’s fourth stop-motion animated feature film, Kubo and the Two Strings, distributor Focus Features has unveiled two new clips from the movie and a slew of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Kubo and the Two Strings' review: Laika scores another hit with bittersweet fableabout fear and loss, and can get behind black humour and surreal visuals. Than
'Kubo and the Two Strings' review: Laika scores another hit with bittersweet fable
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
about fear and loss, and can get behind black humour and surreal visuals. Thank goodness, then, for Oregon-based animation studio Laika. The creators of Caroline, ParaNorman and The Boxtrolls are at it again with Kubo and the Two Strings, an... Read more
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Animation World Network
Claude Barras’s ‘My Life As a Courgette’ Opening Fantoche 2016a journey to a fantastic world full of eerie creatures and bold adventure. The
Claude Barras’s ‘My Life As a Courgette’ Opening Fantoche 2016
Animation World Network / Posted 9 days ago
a journey to a fantastic world full of eerie creatures and bold adventure. The film was produced by the acclaimed animation studio LAIKA, which has already gained recognition with Coraline,ParaNorman and The BoxTrolls. Two years ago, Mark Shapiro of... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Go Quest, Young Manand temporal, is in many ways incidental to Kubo and the Two Strings—the latest
Go Quest, Young Man
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
and temporal, is in many ways incidental to Kubo and the Two Strings—the latest terrific feature from stop-motion animation studio Laika (Coraline)—although there's a delightful specificity to this village and its inhabitants. Because like all of... Read more
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Animation World Network
Regina Spektor Gently Weeps for LAIKA’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’synopsis: “Kubo and the Two Strings” is an epic action-adventure set in a fant
Regina Spektor Gently Weeps for LAIKA’s ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’
Animation World Network / Posted 11 days ago
synopsis: “Kubo and the Two Strings” is an epic action-adventure set in a fantastical Japan from acclaimed animation studio LAIKA. Clever, kindhearted Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson of “Game of Thrones”) ekes out a humble living, telling... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Ben-Hur' remake likely won't be able to topple 'Suicide Squad' at the box officea respectable start for a film that cost less than $50 million to make. “Kubo,
'Ben-Hur' remake likely won't be able to topple 'Suicide Squad' at the box office
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
a respectable start for a film that cost less than $50 million to make. “Kubo," the latest from stop-motion animation studio Laika Entertainment, is also expecting a debut of $12 million to $15 million and could benefit from the rave reviews... Read more
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Salon.com
Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey talk parenting, ‘Kubo’the young man or young woman that you want to be?” “Kubo and the Two Strings,”
Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey talk parenting, ‘Kubo’
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
the young man or young woman that you want to be?” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” the latest film from stop-motion animation studio Laika (“Coraline,” ”The Boxtrolls”), centers on a boy who ignites a long-dormant vendetta when he accidentally summons... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
New Releases: ‘Pete’s Dragon,’ ‘Sausage Party’ and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’the journey of Judah Ben-Hur who was falsely accused of treason returning to hi
New Releases: ‘Pete’s Dragon,’ ‘Sausage Party’ and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 16 days ago
the journey of Judah Ben-Hur who was falsely accused of treason returning to his homeland for revenge. Famed animation studio Laika Entertainment’s fourth film, Kubo and the Two Strings, focuses on a young boy named Kubo on a quest to find a... Read more
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Animation World Network
Explore the World of ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ with New Interactive Mapmap for Kubo and the Two Strings, the forthcoming stop-motion/CG-animated hybri
Explore the World of ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ with New Interactive Map
Animation World Network / Posted 24 days ago
map for Kubo and the Two Strings, the forthcoming stop-motion/CG-animated hybrid feature from Portland-based animation studio LAIKA. Marking the directorial debut of animator and LAIKA chief Travis Knight, Kubo and the Two Strings -- inspired... Read more
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Animation World Network
WATCH: New Featurettes Delve into the Mythology of ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’Focus Features has unveiled two new featurettes for Portland-based animation st
WATCH: New Featurettes Delve into the Mythology of ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’
Animation World Network / Posted 26 days ago
Focus Features has unveiled two new featurettes for Portland-based animation studio LAIKA’s forthcoming feature, Kubo and the Two Strings. Marking the directorial debut of animator and LAIKA chief Travis Knight, the stop-motion/CG-animated hybrid... Read more

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