PG | | Animation, Action, Adventure
A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armour worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.
Concept artist Ean McNamara's last film for Laika studios.
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On the afternoon of the village festival as Kameyo is talking with Kubo, the wall behind them has a large round shadow of a paper lantern which isn't there.
The initial end credits appear over a background animation of characters and scenes from the film, as well as scenes from Japanese culture. After this, there is a time-lapse sequence that depicts the assembly of the giant skeleton demon. The credits then continue with images and short animations of elements of the film (characters, backgrounds, etc.) appearing beside the credits.
$12,608,372 21 August 2016
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