The Boxtrolls / Focus Features ; LAIKA ; directed by Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi ; produced by David Bleiman Ichioka, Travis Knight ; screenplay by Irena Brignull, Adam Pava.
A community of quirky, mischievous creatures known as the Boxtrolls lovingly raise an orphaned human boy named Eggs in the amazing cavernous home they've built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. But when town villain Archibald Snatcher comes up with a plot to get rid of the Boxtrolls, Eggs ventures above ground where he meets and teams up with a fabulously feisty girl named Winnie who helps him devise a daring plan to save his family.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 37 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Blu-ray Disc [from the Blu-ray and DVD combo pack].
- Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 
- Copyright: ©2015
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Based upon the book "Here be monsters" by Alan Snow.
Special features: Dare to be square: behind the scenes of The Boxtrolls; 5 featurettes that take you inside the magical world of The Boxtrolls; feature commentary with directors Graham Annable and Anthony Stacchi; preliminary animatic sequences.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Lead animators, Travis Knight [and four others] ; director of photography, John Ashlee Prat ; editor, Edie Ichioka ; music, Dario Marianelli.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Voices, Ben Kingsley, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Elle Fanning, Dee Bradley Baker, Steve Blum, Toni Collette, Jared Harris, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade, Tracy Morgan, Simon Pegg.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG; action, some peril and mild rude humor.
|System Details Note:||
Blu-ray Disc; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 1080p high-definition; BD-50; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English) and DTS digital surround 5.1 (French and Spanish).
Blu-ray Disc requires a Blu-ray Disc player.
English, French, and Spanish language tracks; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH) and optional French and Spanish subtitles.
|Source of Description Note:||
Title from web page and container.
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