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Release Date: August 17th, 2012

DVD Release Date: November 27th, 2012

PG|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Young Norman Babcock (Kodi Smit-McPhee) has the ability to speak with the dead -- and he often prefers their company to that of the living. Norman receives word from his strange Uncle Prenderghast (John Goodman) that a centuries-old witch's curse on their town is real and about to come true -- and that only Norman can stop it. When zombies rise from their graves, Norman must summon all his courage and compassion and push his paranormal abilities to the limit to save his fellow townspeople.

Cast: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Leslie Mann, Jeff Garlin, John Goodman

Director: Chris Butler, Sam Fell

Genres: Family, Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Animated

Production Co: Laika

Distributors: Focus Features

Keywords: 2010s, Small town, Pursuit, Amusing, Friend, Underdog, Offbeat

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Nominated Animated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2012)
Nominated Animated Feature Film