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Paranorman’s Zombies, Ghosts, and Confused Story

In 2009, Laika Entertainment produced one of my favorite animated films ever, Coralinebased on the book of the same name by Neil Gaiman. Coraline did everything an animated film should do – it was visually inventive, the characters were complicated … Continue reading

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ParaNorman – Stop Motion Spookiness

I love stop motion animation.  Tim Burton and Henry Selick’s The Nightmare Before Christmas and Selick’s Coraline (based on the fabulous Neil Gaiman “kids” book of the same name) are prime examples of how this painstakingly created art form can be done and … Continue reading

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