LAIKA’s – Kubo and the Two Strings

Posted January 13, 2015 by stopmo

LAIKA Studios announced recently that they are in production currently of a film entitled “Kubo and the Two Strings”. Travis Knight whom is CEO and in the past Lead Animator on prior films will hold the Directing/Producer role. The script is based on a story written by Marc Haimes and Chris Butler. It also has […]

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The BoxTrolls is #1 in the UK!

Posted September 22, 2014 by stopmo

  The BoxTrolls the long awaited feature by LAIKA Studios is #1 in the UK for 2 straight weeks according to screen (Link). This is huge!!! With a total of $5,900,000.00 in sales this could mean really good things for the features release in the U.S. on Friday September 26, 2014. With so much […]

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Revoltoso Makes KickStarter Goal!

Posted September 15, 2014 by stopmo

Cinema Fantasma has reached their Kickstarter ( goal of $44,000 and passed it with an ending total of $49,458. This is very impressive considering the campaign had stalled at one point and looked like ti wasn’t going to make its fundraising goal. With only a few days left Guillermo Del Toro kicked in a little […]

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11-year-old Eggs swings into trouble when he tries to rescue a Boxtroll friend in LAIKA and Focus Features' family event movie THE BOXTROLLS, opening nationwide September 26th.
Credit: LAIKA, Inc.
In Production

The BoxTrolls – Our Behind the Scenes Set Visit

Posted July 12, 2014 by stopmo

So you’ve heard about The BoxTrolls have you? It just happens to be the biggest stop motion feature film this year being produced by LAIKA Studios in Portland and we are all bitting our nails in anticipation to see the film, right? Yep, and so much more….. Let me explain…   Back in January 2014 […]

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In Production

“Superbago” Stop Motion Feature in Development

Posted July 11, 2014 by stopmo

  Sony Pictures and Robot Chicken Exec’s (John Harvatine & Eric Towner) have teamed up to place in development a full feature length stop motion film called Superbago. Eric Robinson and Jared Hess from Napoleon Dynamite fame will be producing. What we know so far about this production is that it centers around a couple […]

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