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The Pirates! Band of Misfits: Yo-Ho-OK

The Pirate Captain (Hugh Grant), cruising the seven seas in search of the old-fashioned kind of booty, is not so much a ne’er-do-well as a rare-do-well. He and his crew have fallen into a long depression; the ships they commandeer turn out to be carrying ghosts, nudists or the plague. So when he lands in [...]
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Hugh Grant to get animated for ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits.’ Hey, we’ll take him any way we can get him.

Entertainment : Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch (4 years ago)

Aaargh! After a two-year absence from the big screen, Hugh Grant has finally chosen his next project. But, unfortunately, we won’t even get to see him in it. Instead, he’ll lend his voice to the upcoming stop-motion 3-D animation fl... Read Post

Pirates! Band of Misfits Is More Fun Than A Chimpanzee In A Tuxedo!

Entertainment : EclipseMagazine (3 years ago)

Pirates! Band of Misfits is the best stop-motion, non-Wallace and Gromit film yet from Aardman Animation. It may also be the most complex stop-motion animated film ever. And yes, it’s funny. Very, very funny. Pirate Captain [voiced ... Read Post

‘Pirates! Band of Misfits,’ ‘Safe,’ and ‘The Five-Year Engagement’: Review Revue

Entertainment : Speakeasy - (3 years ago)

This week at the multiplex, we've got a little something for everyone. There's Aardman's stop-motion animated comedy "Pirates! Band of Misfits" with a vocal performance from Hugh Grant; the Judd Apatow-produced romantic comedy "The ... Read Post

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