ParaNorman is hitting theaters August 17 and my kids are already chomping at the bits to see it. One more week and their little eyes can feast on this new movie that looks to be a lot of fun.
The new 3D stop-motion comedy thriller from animation company LAIKA, reteaming 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 (Kodi Smit-McPhee), who is able to speak with the dead. In addition to the 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.
Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Casey Affleck, Anna Kendrick, John Goodman, Leslie Mann, Jeff Garlin, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Elaine Strich, Tempestt Bledsoe, Bernard Hill, Alex Borstein, Tucker Albrizzi
Directed By: Sam Fell and Chris Butler
Written By: Chris Butler
Screenplay By: Chris Butler
Produced By: Arianne Sutner and Travis Knight
Check out some of these stills and a clip from the movie:
Now for the giveaway. Today I am lucky enough to get to give away a fun ParaNorman prize pack to one of my readers as part of the movies release.
One (1) winner will receive:
· Youth T-Shirt
· Activity Book & Activity Sheet
· Pencil Pack with stickers
Prizing value, $50
Enter using form below:
Giveaway closes at 11:59 p.m. CST on August 24, 2012.
*Prizing provided by Focus Features. I will receive the same prize pack being given away as a thank you for my time.
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