The new 3D stop-motion comedy thriller from animation company LAIKA, retiming the company with Focus Features after the groundbreaking Academy Award-nominated 'Coraline'. 'ParaNorman' is, following 'Coraline', the company's second stop-motion animated feature to be made in 3D. In 'ParaNorman', a small town comes under siege by zombies. Who can it call? Only misunderstood local boy Norman voiced by Kodi Smit-McPhee), who is able to speak with the dead. In addition to zombies, he'll have to take on ghosts, witches and, worst of all, grown-ups, to save his town from a centuries-old curse. But this young ghoul whisperer may find his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits.
- MPAA Rating: PG
- Genre(s): Family
- Run Time: 93min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 08/17/2012
- DVD Release Date: 11/27/2012
- Distributor(s): Focus Features
Sam Fell, Chris Butler
- Themes: Zombies,Witches,Chosen One,Curses and Spells
- Tone: Eerie,Fanciful,Quirky,Stylized,Whimsical,Gruesome
curse, ghost, paranormal, supernatural, town, undead, witch, zombie
- Country of Origin: USA - 3D (08-17-2012),USA (08-17-2012)
- Language: English