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Laika Heads to Wildwood for Its Next Stop-Motion Movie

Laika, the maker of fine stop-motion animated movies such as Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings, has announced its newest project: an adaptation of Wildwood, the 2011 YA novel by Colin Meloy, singer/songwriter of the indie rock band the Decemberists, and illustrated by his wife Carson Ellis. The film will…
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Wildwood Poster Reveals Laika's New Stop-Motion Fantasy Adventure

The studio behind such hits as Coraline and Paranorman are back. Laika just announced their next project, Wildwood, along with a poster reveal. The studio is famous for their unique stop motion animation utilizing hand sculpted puppets and sets to bring their characters to life. Wildwood will be their sixth full-length feature film.
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WILDWOOD: Laika’s Next Film Directed by Travis Knight

Laika has provided us with some of the best stop-motion animation features of the past few years. “Paranorman” and “Kubo and the Two Strings” are just a few of the titles that have earned critical acclaim. And now, they’ve announced “Wildwood” as their next animated feature. Travis Knight, President and CEO of the award-winning studio, helmed films like “Kubo and the Two Strings” and the live-action “Bumblebee,” will direct.
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Portland Daily Round Up: What to know this Thursday

(PORTLAND, Ore.) Hello Portlanders! It's Thursday, Sept. 16 - Here's your daily round up of all the news happening in the City of Roses. 1. OHA says daily COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations are "slowly coming down" In a press conference today, the Oregon Health Authority’s state health officer and epidemiologist, Dr....
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New Laika Animated Movie Wildwood Announced

Laika, the Academy Award nominated animation studio best known for films like Coraline and ParaNorman, has announced their next feature, Wildwood. Based on the novel written by Colin Meloy (lead singer for Grammy Award-nominated The Decemberists) and illustrated by artist Carson Ellis. Laika President & CEO Travis Knight will once again direct the film marking his second feature for the company he co-founded after directing 2016's Kubo and the Two Strings. Producer Arianne Sutner and screenwriter Chris Butler are also attached to work on the new film, having just nabbed Golden Globes for their work on Missing Link. You can find the first teaser poster for the film below!
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‘Wildwood’: Laika’s YA Stop-Motion Adaptation Will Go Back To Their Hometown Roots

Acclaimed (and vastly unappreciated) stop-motion studio Laika has announced their sixth feature film, Wildwood, which like the company itself is set in Portland, OR. The film is based on the first book in a trilogy of YA fantasy novels by The Decemberists frontman Colin Meloy. Behind the camera will be Laika president Travis Knight, best known for his films Kubo and the Two Strings and Bumblebee, which was obviously outside the studio.
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Laika's Next Stop-Motion Animated Film Is Wildwood, Travis Knight Returning To Direct

Laika, the studio behind stop-motion gems like "Coraline" and "Kubo and the Two Strings is getting back into the animation game! In all fairness, they never really left it, but following the announcement of their first live-action film and the devastating impact of pandemic shutdowns, fans worried about whether the studio would follow up 2019's "Missing Link." Thankfully, Laika has a new project lined up — and they didn't even have to look very far to find it.
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Wildwood is LAIKA's new stop-motion feature film

The new feature animated film from American studios is titled Wildwood and promises to take us into a magical and dangerous forest. Below the first information and visual. "Beyond Portland’s city limits lies Wildwood. You’re not supposed to go there. You’re not even supposed to know it exists. But Prue McKeel is about to enter this enchanted wonderland. Her baby brother Mac has been taken by a murder of crows into the forest’s depths, and she – along with her hapless classmate Curtis – is going to get him back. Prue might think she’s too old for fairytales, but she’s just found herself at the center of one. One filled with strange talking animals, roguish bandits and powerful figures with the darkest intentions.
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Laika Finds Its Next Movie In Travis Knight-Helmed Adaptation Of Colin Meloy Novel ‘Wildwood’

Laika President & CEO Travis Knight is directing the studio’s next animated feature, Wildwood—an adaptation of the bestselling novel written by The Decemberists’ Colin Meloy, and illustrated by Carson Ellis. The film penned by Chris Butler (Missing Link) is set beyond Portland’s city limits, in Wildwood. You’re not supposed to go there. You’re not even supposed to know it exists. But Prue McKeel is about to enter this enchanted wonderland. Her baby brother Mac has been taken by a murder of crows into the forest’s depths, and she – along with her hapless classmate, Curtis – is going to get him back. Prue might think she’s too...
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