Kubo and the Two Strings is a beloved film, and we all know that means eventually Funko will be making Pops from it. And here they are! There will be three in total, all available in October. The really good news? No exclusives or chase figures! Man, it seems like that is the exception and […]
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While most of us know Disney‘s The Haunted Mansion as a long-standing popular attractions, it was also recently the basis for two different (and currently unmade) animated series pilots written by Kubo and the Two Strings creator Shannon Tindle. As a gift to animation fans and to possibly restart interest in the series, Tindle shared a […]
Mondo is having a Black Friday sale with exclusive posters, art books, figures, and pins. The Sale begins on their site at 12 Central. Let’s take a look at what is being offered: Thor: Ragnarok by Matt Taylor The first one with the green tint is limited to 425 and costs $60. The orange version […]
For ten years, superstar director Michael Bay has dedicated his life to destroying the childhoods of Transformers fans with his blockbuster movie franchise. Following Transformers: The Last Knight, in theaters in June, Bay will move on to destroy the childhoods of the fans of other popular 1980s properties. But Bay’s work will continue, entrusted in […]
EDIT: I wrote 2017 not 2016. I apologize Time for the eleven best movies of the year. As I must acknowledge I do consider a difference between the “best” movie and my “favorite” movie of the year. Also, my lack of La La Land is likely going to get me kicked out of the cool […]
Kubo and the Two Strings continues to do well at the box office, taking third for the holiday weekend and reaching a total of $36 million domestically since it opened on August 19th. Focus Features, the studio the released the film, has sent us this behind-the-scenes video showing the making of one of the amazing […]
Kubo and the Two Strings is a gorgeous looking stop-motion film that is in theaters now. The samurai tale drew some big names for voice casting including Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey and Ralph Fiennes. Here are videos of each talking about the film and what drew them to it.
The cast and crew talk about making Kubo and the Two Strings something more than just a stop-motion samurai film. Among those interviewed are George Takei, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and director Travis Knight. The video goes into the way the look of the film was crafted and the influences from Akira Kurosowa to origami.
With Kubo and the Two Strings coming to theaters August 19th, Focus Features has an awesome interact map to share with you. Kubo’s quest stretches far and wide through the mystical realm of the Vastlands. With his protectors Monkey and Beetle by his side, Kubo unlocks more of his powers at every challenge, racing toward an […]
The new Kubo and the Two Strings trailer promises “adventure as wild as your imagination” and it seems to deliver based on some of the images accompanying that claim. In the film, Kubo, the son of a legendary samurai, must learn about his gifts in order to face down a ghost from his father’s past. […]
Kubo and the Two Strings gets a third trailer with a lot of additional footage as well as some character posters below featuring Kubo, Monkey and Beetle. This film has a real nice epic feel to it, but what are the two strings? An epic action-adventure set in a fantastical Japan from acclaimed animation studio […]
In the new trailer for Focus Features and Laika‘s Kubo and the Two Strings, Kubo reveals himself as a storyteller and magician. But when old foes of his father disrupt his life, he must go on a quest to find his father’s armor. Fortunately, he’s joined by two companions as he journeys to claim his […]
In the trailer for upcoming Kubo and the Two Strings, animation studio Laika presents it’s latest animated adventure as Kubo, the son of a legendary samurai, faces down a ghost from his father’s past. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vZcqFR3-Mw[/youtube] Featuring the voices of Charlize Theron, Rooney Mara and Matthew McConaughey the film will be released on August 19th, 2016.