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PG| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary

A family event movie from the creators of “Coraline” and “ParaNorman” that introduces audiences to a new breed of family – The Boxtrolls, a community of quirky, mischievous creatures who have lovingly raised an orphaned human boy named Eggs (voiced by Isaac Hempstead-Wright) in the amazing cavernous home they’ve built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. When the town’s villain, Archibald Snatcher (Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley), comes up with a plot to get rid of the Boxtrolls, Eggs decides to venture above ground, “into the light,” where he meets and teams up with fabulously feisty Winnie (Elle Fanning). Together, they devise a daring plan to save Eggs’ family.

Cast: Isaac Hempstead-Wright , Elle Fanning , Ben Kingsley , Toni Collette , Simon Pegg , Nick Frost ,

Directors: Graham Annable , Anthony Stacchi

Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animated

Distributor: Focus Features

The Boxtrolls (2014)

Release Date: September 26th, 2014|1 hr. 36 min.

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Watch 'The Boxtrolls' Come to Life in This Exclusive Preview (VIDEO)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Aug 7th, 2014 1:00PM

It's hard not to be totally in love with the movies that Laika, the Portland, Oregon-based animation studio behind "Coraline" and the oddly overlooked "ParaNorman," release. They're odd, they're...

'The Boxtrolls' Are Magically Adorable in This New Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jun 13th, 2014 7:00PM

Are you ready for some stop-motion magic this fine afternoon? The first trailer for "The Boxtrolls" has crept out of hiding, and it's freaking adorable. Eggs (Isaac Hempstead Wright) is an oddly...

'The Boxtrolls' Trailer: Dare to Be Square (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Mar 5th, 2014 9:00PM

Too many animated movies these days feel like they came off an factory assembly line, but the latest from Laika Entertainment is visually and tonally unique. A new trailer for "The Boxtrolls"...

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