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Review: PADDINGTON 2 Leaves the House for the Big House

When we last saw Paddington Bear on the big screen, he had happily settled in with the Brown family, nestled safely in the heart of picturesque London. This was much to chagrin of the evil villain played by Nicole Kidman,...

Review: THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS Amuses and Delights, Gently

Peter Lord, co-founder of Aardman Animations, hasn't directed a feature film since he shared credit with Nick Park for Chicken Run a dozen years ago. Still, his influence can be felt throughout most everything the company has produced, as becomes...

The Second US Trailer For Aardman's PIRATES Quests For Sparkling Booty!

While this whole multiple titles / different trailers thing for Aardman's latest - known as The Pirates! Band of Misfits in the US and and The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists in the UK - strikes me as unnecessary...

Let's Go Plundering! New Trailer For Aardman's PIRATES!

God bless Sony Pictures Animation. Not only did they step in to support UK animation house Aardman when their deal with Dreamworks closed but they've embraced the very silly variety of Britishness that makes Aardman Aardman in the first place,...

UK Teaser For Aardman's THE PIRATES! Now With Added Singing!

It's a tale of two titles for Aardman Animation's upcoming stop-motion feature film The Pirates. Here in North America we get The Pirates! Band of Misfits! In the UK however, it's The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! Because, you...

THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS Trailer Lands Ashore!

Avast! The first trailer for Aardman Animations next claymation film The Pirates! Band of Misfits has arrived. Hugh Grant, starring in his first animated role, is the luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain - a boundlessly enthusiastic, if somewhat less-than-successful, terror of the High...