"KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS" is Born for 3D Theatres
KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS left most critics speechless at the press screening in Las Vegas. The stereoscopic frame-by-frame stop motion animation movie is truly magical: Beautiful story, lovely characters, out-of-this-world animation and George Harrisson,'s "While my Guitar Gently Weeps"... Watch the trailer here under and don't miss it in theaters from August 19, 2016.
Kubo and the Two Strings is an epic action-adventure from acclaimed animation studio LAIKA (known for Coraline, Norman, Boxtrolls...). Clever, kindhearted Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson of Game of Thrones) ekes out a humble living, telling stories to the people of his seaside town including Hosato (George Takei), Hashi (Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa) and Kameyo (Academy Award nominee Brenda Vaccaro). But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta.
Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey (Academy Award winner Charlize Theron) and Beetle (Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey), and sets out on a thrilling quest to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known. With the help of his shamisen - a magical musical instrument - Kubo must battle gods and monsters, including the vengeful Moon King (Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes) and the evil twin Sisters (Academy Award nominee Rooney Mara) to unlock the secret of his legacy, reunite his family and fulfill his heroic destiny.