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Lionsgate UK Boards Hugh Jackman & Emma Thompson’s Animated Feature 'Missing Link' - CineEurope

Lionsgate UK has picked up Hugh Jackman and Emma Thompson’s animated feature Missing Link. The theatrical distributor has picked up the latest animated offering from Laika, the animation studio behind Kubo and the Two Strings and The Boxtrolls. 255 more words

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Hugh Jackman Animated Feature ‘Missing Link’ Acquired by Lionsgate U.K.

Lionsgate has taken U.K. rights to animated movie “Missing Link” from Stuart Ford’s recently minted AGC Studios, for release next year. The film hails from LAIKA, the animation studio behind “Coraline.” AGC’s sales arm first… 234 more words


My Life as a Dog (1985) dir. Lasse Hallström

Lasse Hallström seems to have an affinity with pups, currently in cinemas with A Dog’s Purpose andbefore that, there was the utterly heartbreaking Hachi: A Dog’s Tale (2009). 536 more words


Kubo and the Two Strings is the Kind of Movie We Need More of

Kubo and the Two Strings has a lot going for it: breathtaking visuals, an easy-to-follow story, a lovable underdog hero and a stacked voice cast. But before I even saw it, I knew it would flop at the box office. 867 more words

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Laika - V1 Chapter 1 Part 2


So, I guess it only takes nearly four months to release just a singular part of this novel apparently. Well, now that I’m finishing up my final exams by next week, and I’ve found an editor who’s likely to be dedicated since they’re interested and have the time and skill to work on this novel. 85 more words


My Second Book is a Dog Story

You like dog stories, don’t you? Who doesn’t? Take a look at my latest work published on Amazon, about Laika, the dog who went up in the Sputnik rocket. 187 more words

Favorite Non-Disney Animated Films

In the rich animation landscape that we have now, it’s hard to pick favorite animated films that are not Disney or Pixar. Believe me, as a hardcore Disney fan it is a struggle. 524 more words