Coraline

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Coraline (2009)

PG 100 min - Animation, Family - 5 February 2009

When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, with caring parents and all her dreams coming true. When the Other Mother invites Coraline to stay in her world forever, the girl refuses and finds that the alternate reality where she is trapped is only a trick to lure her.

Director:  Henry Selick

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Storyline

When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, with caring parents and all her dreams coming true. When the Other Mother invites Coraline to stay in her world forever, the girl refuses and finds that the alternate reality where she is trapped is only a trick to lure her.


Collections: Henry Selick

Genres: Animation, Family

Details

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Language:  English
Release Date:  5 February 2009

Box Office

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Focus Features, Laika Entertainment

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 40 min
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Coraline is a stop-motion animated film that debuted February 2009. The movie is written and directed by Henry Selick and features the voices of celebrities like Dakota Fanning and Teri Hatcher. DVD and Blu-ray editions of the film were released in July of 2009.

The movie is rated PG for thematic elements, scary images, some language and suggestive humor. Parents should review the film before allowing younger children to watch this movie. This movie is a childrenäó»s film, but younger children may not fully understand the plot. There are also several scenes that young children may find frightening. Older children may not be scared by the movie.

The movie was released on DVD and Blu-ray and features a special edition two-disc 3-D version. The film can be watched with the included 3-D glasses or there is a non-3-D version included.

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