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"Kubo" Was 2 Seconds Short of Perfection

I am really glad I’m not someone who tries to legitimately review movies or assign them quality scores, because there is absolutely no way to try to score this movie. 358 more words


Coraline Review [Video]

Watch Dr. Sanders delve into the dark and fantastical world of Coraline as he discuses its impact on stop motion animation and its adoration among many goths.


SNP 78 - Super Hellbat Pals

Episode 78 is now online and transmitting from Batman’s totally illegal Moon Base!

Join our heroes Stan, Andy, and Chris as we geek out at the grand return of Batman 66 in animated form & curse the heavens for Metal Gear Survive, witness the amazingness that is “Kubo and the Two Strings”, discover why Lois Lane is clearly the most badass mom to have ever lived, discuss why Dick Grayson (and the Bat-Family, really) needs to stop and try to re-evaluate their lives, and gasp in aw at Stan’s amazing pitch for a Batman / The Warriors crossover movie! 295 more words


Date Day This Weekend

Beebz (the husband) and I get to go see this movie this weekend. I’m super excited.

I love stop motion animation to pieces; it has a beauty you can’t get in traditional or computer-generated animation, and it’s killing me it’s not doing better in theaters. 12 more words


Feudal Japan is a terrifying playground in Kubo and the Two Strings

‘If you must blink, do it now.’ These words are spoken at the start of Kubo and the Two Strings by our protagonist and set the tone for the rest of the film, which talks to its young audience in a straight forward and non-patronising way throughout. 658 more words

Film Review

Kubo and the Two Strings Coming to Digital HD and Blu-Ray/DVD Soon!

Laika’s stunning masterpiece Kubo and the Two Strings (watch my review here) comes to Digital HD November 8 and arrives on Blu-Ray, DVD, and On Demand November 22. 22 more words


Review: Kubo and the Two Strings

The only thing that took me by surprise more than the movie itself was how few people had actually seen it.

Genre: Fantasy / Adventure… 330 more words