Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)

brooke I want to start by saying that Kubo and the Two Strings is adorable, fun, and deep.
With themes that include family feuds and the line between reality and fantasy, this movie aims high and, for the most part, hits its targets

casey Laika is better than Pixar. That’s right, I said it: come at me! Alright, that may be a slight overstatement, but the stop-motion studio that also produced Coraline, Paranorman, and Boxtrolls, is doing some of the most interesting animated work currently out there.

brooke Dang, right out of the gate…

casey Kubo might be their best yet, retaining the off-kilter sense of humor of their previous work while introducing a brighter pallet, more varied settings, and tapping into a wonderfully inventive mythology to do it. Read More