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Travis Knight Directing LAIKA’s Next Movie, ‘Wildwood’

Portland studio LAIKA announced that its next stop-motion and CG hybrid animated feature film release will be Wildwood, based on the bestselling novel written by Colin Meloy, which the…

Laika Plans First Live-Action Movie as It Options John Brownlow’s ‘Seventeen’

The animation studio behind 'Coraline' and 'Kubo and the Two Strings' is also working on its sixth animated feature.

Laika Reaches Distribution Agreement With Shout! Factory

The U.S. home entertainment deal includes titles such as 'Coraline' and 'Kubo and the Two Strings.'

Golden Globes: ‘Missing Link’ Wins Best Animated Feature

Laika's 'Missing Link' held off competition from Disney's 'Frozen 2,' DreamWorks Animation's 'How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,' Disney's 'The Lion King' and Disney/Pixar's 'Toy Story 4' to…

Animation Studio Laika Taps David Burke as Chief Marketing Officer

Industry veteran David Burke has been named chief marketing officer at Laika, the Hillsboro, Oregon-based animation studio behind movies such as 'Coraline' and 'Kubo and the Two Strings.'

‘Missing Link’ Director Chris Butler Featured in New Hollywood Reporter ‘Behind the Screen’ Podcast

Chris Butler, the writer-director of Laika's 'Missing Link,' is featured in a new episode of The Hollywood Reporter's 'Behind the Screen' podcast series.

‘Missing Link’ Team Reflects on Years-Long Process Behind Stop-Motion Film

The 'Missing Link' writer-director, composer and voice cast members Zoe Saldana and Timothy Olyphant talked about the Laika stop-motion animated film's years-long production process at the Hugh…

SIGGRAPH: How Laika Made an 18-Foot Stop-Motion Puppet For ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

"It was by far the largest puppet we ever created. It seemed insane," says VFX supervisor Steve Emerson.

From ‘The Lego Movie’ to ‘Big Hero 6,’ Directors of This Year’s Top Animated Movies Reveal Their Favorite Scenes

The directors of 'How to Train Your Dragon 2,' 'Big Hero 6,' 'The Boxtrolls,' 'Book of Life' and 'Song of the Sea' also share beloved moments

Focus Features, Laika Ink Three-Film Pact

Focus worked with the stop-motion animation studio on 'The Boxtrolls,' 'Coraline' and 'ParaNorman'

‘The Boxtrolls’: What the Critics Are Saying

Elle Fanning, Ben Kingsley, Tracy Morgan, Toni Collette, Simon Pegg and Isaac Hempstead-Wright lend their voices to Graham Annable and Anthony Stacchi's stop-motion film