MOVIE TRAILERSRSS FeedTumblr

Laika's Stop-Motion Horror 'ParaNorman' Gets a Fun Second Trailer

by
March 2, 2012
Source: Apple

ParaNorman Trailer

"You don't become a hero by being normal." Focus Features has debuted the second official trailer on Apple for Laika's upcoming stop-motion animated film ParaNorman, the wacky fun horror flick, featuring the voice of Kodi Smit-McPhee as Norman. We've seen one teaser trailer and an international trailer for Chris Butler's original Laika project before, but this latest theatrical trailer explores a lot more of the story this time. And dangit, it just looks like completely mischievous, horrific, whimsical fun. I love that stop-motion animation still thrives, between this and Frankenweenie, there's a great year of animation ahead. Have fun!

Watch the second official trailer for Laika's ParaNorman, originally in high def from Apple:

Norman, a boy who's able to speak with the dead, has to take on zombies, ghosts, witches and, worst of all, grown-ups, to save his small town from a centuries-old curse. The voice cast: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Casey Affleck, Anna Kendrick, Chris Mintz-Plasse, Leslie Mann, Jeff Garlin and John Goodman.

ParaNorman is being directed by Sam Fell (director on The Tale of Despereaux and Flushed Away) & Chris Butler (storyboard on Coraline and Corpse Bride). The original screenplay is by Chris Butler. Stop-motion animation studio Laika is producing out of Portland, OR, with Focus Features distributing. ParaNorman is currently set to land in theaters in 3D starting August 17th this summer. For more, visit their official site.

Find more posts in Hype, Indies, To Watch, Trailer

Discover more on ZergNet:

  • Zeus
    Looks great!
  • Jedibilly
    Wonderful! This animated stop-mo should make the audience appreciate the hard work put into it.  
  • Xerxexx
    In. Loved Coraline, this looks great. And I'd love if my kid was not like all the other kids. All the other kids are d'bags.
  • Asynkron
    halloween-reference is priceless!
  • DoomCanoe
    oh man the animation looks so god like for this
  • Tonker
    Love it ....
  • fem!anon
    Yesssss....

FEATURED POSTS

GET MORE NEWS

Subscribe to our feed or daily newsletter:
Follow Alex's main profile on twitter:
For the news posts only, follow this acct:
Add our feed to your Feedly: follow us in feedly
Subscribe to me on YouTube for interviews 

RECENT COMMENTS

...

NEWEST PODCAST

FACEBOOK + LINKS