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The Boxtrolls Synopsis
Mischievous creatures who have lovingly raised an orphaned human boy named Eggs, devise a daring plan to save Eggs’ family from the town villian.
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Movie Reviews

The BoxTrolls: Psycho Thriller

By judemovies
This story could be made into a movie with real people. It would be right up there with One Good Deed as far as psycho thrillers go. It's a dark themed animation-claymation-CG picture that is by no...

AWFUL

By aquarius4419
I am sure your kids will plead with you but it is a waste of money. Not ONE outburst of laughter, basically a silent theater. The plot is enough to scare young children and bore the older ones. It...

Traller not a good indicator of the film

By matthewmcsorley
The trailer made this film look light and funny. It is just the opposite, its heavy, dark, and scary for young children. Many kids crying in the theater and not many laughs. its a shame the art...

Anticipatimg BEST Film of the Year 2014

By ak85goddessrose
a refreshimg spark of genius imagination,...

Box Trolls

By rfpwolfpack
My 8 year old states that it's the best movie ever just a little better than Frozen...

Lovingly Crafted

By J de la Mancha
Everything Laika does drips with style, personality, and love for their craft. This movie was fantastically fun, while not quite as dark as Coraline and Paranorman. It had a great sense of wonder,...

This is not your average Animated Film.

By justinrasch781
I went into Boxtrolls with my 2 young daughters and having seen many animated films over the years was expecting lots of jokes and the ho hum plastic sheen that comes with most these days. I was...

By randislye
Terrible! Although animated and the previews seem as if it will be funny, it is not appropriate for young children!...

horrible movie

By dolliebaby77
not even as good as ParaNorman. that was wonderful, this was a letdown....

Please make it stop

By greggouw
Why did Simon Peg agree to this?...

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Rated PG | For Mild Rude Humor, Action and Some Peril
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Imaginative adventure has lots of peril, nasty villain.
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EDUCATIONAL VALUE
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DRINKING & DRUGS
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