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“Coraline” is a dark fantasy film about a young girl who discovers a secret door in her new home that leads to an alternate version of her life, where everything seems perfect but hides a sinister secret.”
“ParaNorman” is a stop-motion animated film about a young boy named Norman who can communicate with the dead. When his town is threatened by a centuries-old curse, Norman must use his unique ability to save the day and bring peace to the spirits.
Kubo and the Two Strings
“Kubo and the Two Strings” is an animated adventure film that follows a young boy named Kubo on a quest to find a magical suit of armor, while battling mythical creatures and uncovering the truth about his own family’s history.”
The Nightmare Before Christmas
“The Nightmare Before Christmas” is about Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, who discovers Christmas Town and tries to bring the holiday spirit to his own realm, but ends up causing chaos and confusion.
“Corpse Bride” is a stop-motion animated film directed by Tim Burton. It tells the story of a young man who accidentally marries a deceased bride and finds himself in the Land of the Dead, where he must navigate between the worlds of the living and the dead to find true love.
“Frankenweenie” is a stop-motion animated film directed by Tim Burton. It tells the story of a young boy named Victor who brings his beloved dog Sparky back to life through a science experiment, leading to unexpected and hilarious consequences.
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit is a stop-motion animated comedy film about an eccentric inventor and his loyal dog who must save their town’s vegetable gardens from a mysterious creature that threatens the annual giant vegetable competition. As they investigate, they uncover a supernatural secret and must find a way to stop the were-rabbit before it destroys everything.
“Chicken Run” is a stop-motion animated film about a group of chickens who plan an elaborate escape from a farm to avoid being turned into chicken pies. Led by the determined Ginger and the charismatic Rooster, they must outsmart the farm’s evil owners and overcome various obstacles to secure their freedom.”
Fantastic Mr. Fox
“Fantastic Mr. Fox” is a stop-motion animated film based on Roald Dahl’s book. It follows the story of a clever fox who outwits three mean farmers to provide for his family and fellow animal friends.
The Secret of Kells
“The Secret of Kells” is an animated film that follows the journey of a young boy named Brendan who helps complete a magical book while protecting his medieval village from Viking invaders. Through his adventures, Brendan discovers the power of creativity, imagination, and the importance of preserving Irish culture and heritage.
Song of the Sea
“Song of the Sea” is an animated fantasy film that follows the journey of a young girl named Saoirse and her older brother Ben as they discover their connection to a magical world of mythical creatures and embark on a quest to save their mother’s spirit trapped in the sea.
The Tale of Despereaux
“The Tale of Despereaux” is a movie about a brave and adventurous mouse who embarks on a quest to rescue a princess and restore light to a dark and gloomy kingdom. Along the way, he faces numerous challenges and learns the true meaning of bravery and love.
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
“The Pirates! Band of Misfits” is an animated comedy film about a bumbling pirate captain named Pirate Captain who embarks on a quest to win the Pirate of the Year award, encountering various misadventures and a famous scientist along the way.
“Arthur Christmas” is an animated film that follows the story of Arthur, Santa Claus’ clumsy but well-meaning son, as he embarks on a mission to deliver a forgotten present to a young girl and save Christmas. Along the way, he learns the true meaning of the holiday and the importance of spreading joy and love.
“Flushed Away” is an animated comedy film about a pampered pet rat named Roddy who gets flushed down the toilet and ends up in an underground city of sewer rats. He must navigate this new world and team up with a spunky rat named Rita to stop an evil toad from taking over the city.
Shaun the Sheep Movie
The Shaun the Sheep Movie is about a mischievous sheep named Shaun who leads his flock into the big city to rescue their farmer, who has lost his memory, and bring him back to their farm. Along the way, they must avoid the clutches of a villainous animal control officer.
Mary and Max
“Mary and Max” is a stop-motion animated film that tells the story of a pen-pal friendship between an eight-year-old Australian girl named Mary and a middle-aged Jewish man named Max from New York City, as they navigate through their respective struggles with loneliness, mental health, and finding acceptance in a world that often feels alienating.
A Town Called Panic
“A Town Called Panic” is a stop-motion animated film that follows the misadventures of three plastic toys named Cowboy, Indian, and Horse, as they navigate through a series of bizarre and chaotic events in their rural town. The film is a whimsical and humorous tale filled with unexpected twists and turns, showcasing the imaginative and hilarious escapades of these unconventional characters.
“The Illusionist” is a film about a master illusionist named Eisenheim who uses his skills to win the heart of a woman from a higher social class. As their forbidden romance unfolds, Eisenheim’s illusions become increasingly extraordinary, leading to a confrontation with a skeptical Crown Prince.
The Little Prince
“The Little Prince” movie is about a young girl who befriends her elderly neighbor, an aviator, and together they embark on a magical journey through the world of the Little Prince, where they learn about love, friendship, and the importance of holding onto one’s inner child.”