News: THE BOXTROLLS ARE PACKING FOR COMIC-CON 2014
Focus Features, LAIKA and The Boxtrolls areÂ headed to Comic-Con for a highly anticipated Hall H Panel, â€œEat Like THE BOXTROLLSâ€ food truck experience and more. Full details below.
THE BOXTROLLS ARE PACKING FOR COMIC-CON 2014
KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR LIFE-SIZED BOXTROLLS ROAMING COMIC CON. SNAP YOUR PIC AND TWEET USINGÂ #THEBOXTROLLS
FRIDAY, JULY 25
Bug Chef David George Gordon will dare you to EAT LIKE THE BOXTROLLS as he cooks up some of his famous bug and insect edible creations
Location: Petco Park
2:00PM-3:00PMÂ Univision Radio will be hosting the experience. Stop by for a limited edition signed Fish poster by Isaac Hempstead Wright.
3:00PM-4:00PMÂ Nerdist will be hosting the experience. Stop by for a limited edition signed Shoe poster by Isaac Hempstead Wright.
SATURDAY, JULY 26
THE BOXTROLLSÂ COMIC-CON PANEL
Location: HALL H / Convention Center
Participants: Sir Ben Kingsley, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Elle Fanning, Directors Anthony Stacchi and Graham Annable, and Producer and Lead Animator,and LAIKA president and CEO, Travis Knight
Moderated by Fandangoâ€™s Dave Karger
Location: Petco Park
2:00PM-3:00PM: Cinema Blend will be hosting the experience. Stop by for a limited edition signed Oil Can poster by Isaac Hempstead Wright.
3:00PM-4:00PM:Â Coming Soon will be hosting the experience. Stop by for a limited edition signed Shoe poster by Isaac Hempstead Wright.
DOWNLOAD THE BOXTROLLS CHARACTER POSTERS:Â http://www.42west.biz/BOXTROLLS/CharacterPosters.zip
THE BOXTROLLSÂ releases in theaters on September 26!
Story:Â A family event movie from the creators of â€œCoralineâ€ and â€œParaNormanâ€ that introduces audiences to a new breed of family â€“ The Boxtrolls, a community of quirky, mischievous creatures who have lovingly raised an orphaned human boy named Eggs (voiced by Isaac Hempstead-Wright) in the amazing cavernous home theyâ€™ve built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. When the townâ€™s villain, Archibald Snatcher (Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley), comes up with a plot to get rid of the Boxtrolls, Eggs decides to venture above ground, â€œinto the light,â€ where he meets and teams up with fabulously feisty Winnifred (Elle Fanning). Together, they devise a daring plan to save Eggsâ€™ family.
Directors:Â Anthony Staachi and Graham Annable
Writer:Â Based on the novelÂ Here Be MonstersÂ by Alan Snow
Voice Cast: Ben Kingsley, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Elle Fanning, Jared Harris, Toni Collette, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade, Tracy Morgan
MPAA Rating: PG
For additional information please visit:Â http://www.focusfeatures.com/the_boxtrolls
To view the official trailer please visit:Â http://youtu.be/z3eHd87dx6M
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