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Year: 2016
Original Title: Kubo and the Two Strings
Length: 101 minutes
Genre: Animation
Studios: Laika Entertainment
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: September 09 2016

United States: August 19 2016

Ranking

Ranking: 1,378 out of 16,191 movies (up 1340)

8,7

8.0 by 27 users

9.0 by Movie'n'co

9.1 by 5 media

Plot

From the studio known for 'Coraline' comes this animated film directed by Travis Knight and starring Kubo, a boy who is forced to leave his routine, quiet and normal, when accidentally summons a spirit of the past that puts his life upside down by waking an old vendetta. So the protagonist, a boy with a magical talent that continues to grow, discovers that the only way to survive and escape the persecution of gods and monsters, is to locate the magic armor that once belonged to his father, a legendary Samurai warrior. As companions, Kubo will have the fierce sworn protector Monkey and the brave warrior Beetle, two friends that will strengthen ties to end forming a strange family. Among the actors who voice the characters in the original version is Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes and Rooney Mara.

Awards

Premios
Año
Nominaciones
Premios ganados
Academy Awards (Oscars)Academy Awards (Oscars)
2017
2
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Golden GlobesGolden Globes
2017
1
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BAFTA AwardsBAFTA Awards
2017
1
1

Director

Cast Kubo and the Two Strings

Art Parkinson

Art Parkinson

Kubo (voice)

Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron

Monkey (voice)

Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey

Beetle (voice)

Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara

The Sisters (voice)

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes

Moon King / Raiden (voice)

George Takei

George Takei

Hosato (voice)

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Trivia Kubo and the Two Strings

The 4th film created by Laika studios. The song Kubo plays in the trailer is While My Guitar Gently Weeps by the Beatles. The film has been made using a 3D stop motion technique the same that helped creating the film 'Coraline' (2009)

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