PG | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse.
The film company Laika used 3D printers to generate all of the different faces needed for the characters.
Grandma: What's happening now?
Norman Babcock: Well, the zombie is eating her head, Grandma.
Grandma: That's not very nice. What's he doing that for?
Norman Babcock: Because he's a zombie. That's what they do.
Grandma: He's gonna ruin his dinner. I'm sure if they just bothered to sit down and ...
When Norman and his classmates are rehearsing for the school play in the beginning of the movie, Norman is holding a script when he begins to read his part. However, after he is interrupted, he is no longer holding a script.
After the credits, a short featurette shows a time-lapse video of the creation and modeling of the Norman figure used for filming.
$14,087,050 (USA) (17 August 2012)
$55,994,557 (USA) (28 December 2012)
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