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The Boxtrolls [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] (2015, original release: 2014)


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Published: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2015] ©2015
Edition:  Blu-ray and DVD, Widescreen
Description:  2 videodiscs (1 hr., 37 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786315733284,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 2014

Based upon the book "Here be monsters" by Alan Snow

Special features: Dare to be square: behind the scenes of The Boxtrolls; 5 featurettes that take you inside the magical world of The Boxtrolls; feature commentary with directors Graham Annable and Anthony Stacchi; preliminary animatic sequences (Blu-ray Disc only)

Voices, Ben Kingsley, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Elle Fanning, Dee Bradley Baker, Steve Blum, Toni Collette, Jared Harris, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade, Tracy Morgan, Simon Pegg

A community of quirky, mischievous creatures known as the Boxtrolls lovingly raise an orphaned human boy named Eggs in the amazing cavernous home they've built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. But when town villain Archibald Snatcher comes up with a plot to get rid of the Boxtrolls, Eggs ventures above ground where he meets and teams up with a fabulously feisty girl named Winnie who helps him devise a daring plan to save his family

MPAA rating: PG; action, some peril and mild rude humor

Blu-ray Disc; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 1080p high-definition; BD-50; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English) and DTS digital surround 5.1 (French and Spanish)

DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1

Blu-ray Disc requires a Blu-ray Disc player

English, French, and Spanish language tracks; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH) and optional French and Spanish subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Annable, Graham, film director
Stacchi, Anthony, film director
Bleiman Ichioka, David, film producer
Knight, Travis, 1973- film producer, animator
Brignull, Irena, screenwriter
Pava, Adam, screenwriter
Kingsley, Ben, 1943- voice actor
Hempstead-Wright, Isaac, 1999- voice actor
Fanning, Elle, 1998- voice actor
Baker, Dee Bradley, voice actor
Blum, Steve, 1965- voice actor
Collette, Toni, voice actor
Harris, Jared, 1961- voice actor
Frost, Nick, 1970- voice actor
Ayoade, Richard, 1977- voice actor
Morgan, Tracy, 1968- voice actor
Pegg, Simon, 1970- voice actor
Prat, John Ashlee, director of photography
Marianelli, Dario, composer
Snow, Alan.
Focus Features,
LAIKA (Firm),
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),

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