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Older viewers will tune in to its melancholy – its battles between memory and loss, its themes of filial piety and betrayal – while younger ones will dig the more basic emotions of Kubo’s epic journey. Staggeringly beautiful and immensely true, this is the best animated film of 2016. Voice cast includes Charlize Theron, Rooney Mara, George Takei, Ralph Fiennes, Matthew McConaughey and others.
“First-time director Travis Knight — he served as lead animator on Laika’s previous three films — has given Kubo a gorgeously tactile look full of lavish depth and detail, and an engaging cast of characters.” Leah Greenblatt Entertainment Weekly
“[Kubo and the Two Strings] is an eye-popping delight that deftly blends colorful folklore with gorgeous, origami-informed visuals to immersive effect.” Michael Rechtshaffen Hollywood Reporter