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Coraline

Coraline is a great and genuinely creepy movie.  It’s kind of like the forgotten cousin to “The Nightmare Before Christmas.”  Same directors, similar stop-motion animation style, and similar creepy story–but this one is actually much darker and much stranger than TNBC. 91 more words

Movies

The Boxtrolls Trailer

Release Date: September 2014

From the likes of Coraline and Paranorman comes a new family feature full of adventure, an orphaned boy adopted by ‘box trolls’ aka trash collectors must do all he can in order to save his family from an exterminator who has set his eyes on taking down the trolls.   14 more words

Film

Bout of Books 11 Update-- Sunday

So, I haven’t done much today.

I was going to go to the library. I want to pick up an audio copy of Coraline by Neil Gaiman. 70 more words

Books

Coraline gloves

Time to prepare for autumn. I have finally finished the Coraline gloves I begun in February.

I love this time of year. Summer nights are longer and cooler, nature begins its preparation for the new season. 230 more words

Knitting

Fairy Tales are More than True...

Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.

- Neil Gaiman (Coraline)

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"The Boxtrolls" --- First Trailer

It’s taken a long time to get here, but The Boxtrolls will finally make their film debut on 26 September 2014.  The film comes from Laika, the stop-motion animation studio that brought us the films… 83 more words

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