The Boxtrolls(Movie, 2014)

| 1h 37min | Genres: Animation, Comedy, Kids & Family, Fantasy
The BoxtrollsRating: 3.4/5 (with 637637 votes)
The Boxtrolls is a 2014 American stop-motion animated fantasy comedy film directed by Graham Annable and Anthony Stacchi (in their feature directorial debuts) loosely based on the 2005 novel Here Be Monsters! by Alan Snow. It is produced by Laika. The film tells the story of Eggs, a human boy raised by trash-collecting trolls, known as "Boxtrolls", as he attempts to save them from Archibald Snatcher, a pest exterminator. The film introduces Isaac Hempstead-Wright as the voice of Eggs and features the voices of Ben Kingsley, Elle Fanning, Dee Bradley Baker, Steve Blum, Toni Collette, Jared Harris, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade, Tracy Morgan, and Simon Pegg. The film was released on September 26, 2014, by Focus Features, to generally positive reviews from critics. The film earned $109 million on a $60 million budget. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. It also received a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film, but lost to The Lego Movie. ()
Movie poster of The Boxtrolls

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Awards & Nominations for The Boxtrolls

Academy Award for Best Animated Feature

About The Boxtrolls

An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.

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Trailer for The Boxtrolls + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: Alan Snow ("Here Be Monsters!")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 30 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/26/2014 (World premiere: 09/10/2014)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Trolls en boîte"
"Les Boxtrolls"
"Trolovi u kutijama"
"Here Be Monsters"
Budget: 60,000,000 USD
Revenue: 108,255,770 USD (= 180%)

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