|Coraline 2009 PG, 100 min.|
Genre: Animation / Family / Fantasy
Director: Henry Selick
Cast: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, Keith David, John Hodgman, Ian McShane, Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Robert Bailey Jr., Aankha Neal, George Selick, Hannah Kaiser, Jerome Ranft, Emerson Hatcher, Marina Budovsky, Harry Selick
In this animated 3-D adventure, Coraline Jones (voice of Dakota Fanning) is a new girl in town, has no friends her age, and her parents (voices of Teri Hatcher and John Hodgman) are busy with their own lives. Coraline explores her new home and finds a secret door through which she crawls and enters an "Other" world filled with magic. She meets her "Other Mother" (also the voice of Teri Hatcher) and is enchanted by the attention she gives her. But, when Coraline discovers the dangers in her "Other" world, she must use her resourcefulness and even bravery to find her way back to her real world and save her real family. An Oscar nomination was received for Best Animated Feature.
|Up 2009 PG, 96 min.|
Genre: Animation / Family / Comedy / Action / Adventure
Cast: Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer, Jordan Nagai, Bob Peterson, Delroy Lindo, Jerome Ranft, John Ratzenberger, David Kaye, Elie Docter, Jeremy Leary, Mickie McGowan, Danny Mann, Donald Fullilove, Jess Harnell, Josh Cooley
All of his life, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen (voice of Edward Asner) has dreamed of visiting the wilderness of South America. Carl fulfills that dream when he hitches thousands of balloons to his house and flies away. Too late, Carl discovers that he is not alone on his adventure. A very excited nine-year-old, Russell (voice of Jordan Nagai), has joined Carl on his journey, and now the two of them will experience adventures that will help them understand what life is really about. Two Academy Awards were received including Best Animated Feature and received three nominations including Best Picture.
|1. Coraline (2009)|
2. Up (2009)
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