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‘A Tale Dark and Grimm’ to be Adapted by ‘Coraline’ Director Henry Selick

9 months agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

For fans of such amazing child-adult movies such as Coraline and The Nightmare Before Christmas, there may be yet another treat coming from the director of those two flicks.  Now, Henry Selick looks to be setting his sights on another children’s story for inspiration, this time a book by Adam Gidwitz called A Tale Dark […]

Henry Selick To Direct Live Action Fairy Tale Feature A Tale Dark & Grimm

Henry Selick is primarily known for his work in the field of stop-motion animation, having previously directed features like Coraline, James and the Giant Peach and The Nightmare Before Christmas, but now, for the first time since 2001's Monkeybone, the filmmaker is ready to dive back into the world of live-action. Show More Summary

‘Coraline’ Director Henry Selick to Helm ‘A Tale Dark & Grimm’ Movie

10 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

Filmmaker Henry Selick (Coraline) is directing the live-action movie 'A Tale Dark & Grimm', based on the lauded children's book that explores the stories behind many beloved fairy tales. The post ‘Coraline’ Director Henry Selick to Helm ‘A Tale Dark & Grimm’ Movie appeared first on Screen Rant.

Film: Newswire: Henry Selick to direct a live-action fairy-tale movie this time

While his recent stop-motion projects like The Graveyard Book and The Shadow King have had trouble getting off the ground, Henry Selick is hoping to have better luck with directing a live-action adaptation of Adam Gidwitz’s joyouslyShow More Summary

Henry Selick Directing Live-Action Film ‘A Tale Dark and Grimm’

10 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

While best known as a director of stop-motion animation (James and the Giant Peach, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Coraline) Henry Selick has also dabbled in live-action. There are the live-action scenes in James and the Giant Peach, for example, and his follow-up feature, Monkeybone. Now Kamala Pictures and FilmNation have set Selick to direct the [...]

'Coraline' Director Heading to Live-Action for 'Tale Dark & Grimm'

Director Henry Selick is well known for directing the gorgeous stop-motion animated hits The Nightmare Before Christmas and Coraline, but now he's heading into live-action feature film territory. THR has word that Selick will be at the helm of A Tale Dark & Grimm, based on Adam Gidwitz's children's novel of the same name. Show More Summary

'Coraline' Director Goes Live-Action With 'A Tale Dark and Grimm'

Coraline, James and the Giant Peach and A Nightmare Before Christmas filmmaker Henry Selick has come on board to direct a live-action version of A Tale Dark and Grimm for Kamala Pictures and FilmNation, reports

Henry Selick Aims to Keep Children’s Stories Creepy By Directing ‘A Tale Dark & Grimm’

The stories from our childhoods we remember best, and often times most fondly, tend to be the ones that managed to leave a scar on our psyches. They were the ones we were probably too young to hear at the time, the ones that included some form of gruesomeness that probably shouldn’t have been included in a story for children at all. Show More Summary

Henry Selick to Helm A TALE DARK & GRIMM!

THR is reporting that Henry Selick (CORALINE, A NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH) will be directing a live-action film based on Adam Gidwitz's children's book, A Tale Dark & Grimm for FilmNation. Read the full article...Show More Summary

Henry Selick to Tell A Tale Dark & Grimm

10 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

Announced for development by FilmNation Entertainment last year, the planned big screen adaptation of Adam Gidwitz's A Tale Dark & Grimm has found a director in Henry Selick, Screen Daily reports. Selick is best known as the man behind...Show More Summary

FilmNation Sets Henry Selick To Helm ‘A Tale Dark & Grimm’

BREAKING: Henry Selick will direct A Tale Dark & Grimm, a live action flm based on the popular children’s book by author Adam Gidwitz, who put his own take on some of the Grimm Brothers’ more gruesome stories. Tale follows two unsuspecting...Show More Summary

How The Nightmare Before Christmas Revolutionized Animated Films

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the release of Tim Burton’s animated musical-fantasy masterpiece The Nightmare Before Christmas. Burton’s partnership with Nightmare director Henry Selick was a milestone in the long tradition of stop-motion...Show More Summary

‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Director Bashes a Formulaic Animation Industry

First Smith, Soderbergh, Spielberg and Spike Lee, and now Henry Selick. The stop-motion master behind Nightmare Before Christmas and Coraline is adding his name to an alliterative list complaining about the filmmaking industry and its risk-averse decision-making process. Show More Summary

First Look at Henry Selick’s ‘The Shadow King;’ Voice Cast Includes Brendan Gleeson and Jeffrey Tambor

Henry Selick‘s stop-motion animation Shademaker hit a massive roadblock last year when Disney backed out of the project, but happily it turned out not to be dead so much as stalled. K5 International got things going again this week when it decided to back the project (now titled The Shadow King) and bring it to [...]

Henry Selick's The Shadow King First Look and Voice Cast Revealed

The filmmakers have brought on actors Pamela Adlon, Jeffrey Tambor, and Catherine O'Hara for this salvaged stop-motion adventure. [...]

First Look At Henry Selick’s Stop-Motion Animated ‘The Shadow King’!

Just the other day it was announced that The Nightmare Before Christmas director Henry Selick would be taking his stop-motion animated The Shadow King to the EFM to get the project financed. Website Bleeding Cool not only scored the Berlin sales poster, but also learned of the film’s voice cast: Jaden Betts as Hap; Pamela [...]

First Photo & Voice Cast Revealed for Selick's Revived 'Shadow King'

Just yesterday we learned that director Henry Selick's (The Nightmare Before Christmas, Coraline) seemingly dead stop-motion animation project The Shadow King had finally found new life with backing from a company called K5 International. Show More Summary

The First Image From Henry Selick's The Shadow King

Following yesterday's announcement that they'll be producing Henry Selick's next stop motion feature film, The Shadow King, K5 International (via Bleeding Cool ) has revealed through their website a first look at the project and theShow More Summary

Film: Newswire: Henry Selick’s The Shadow King proceeding without Disney, but with a plot and voice cast 

Coraline and Nightmare Before Christmas director Henry Selick is a meticulous craftsman with a strong vision, which is not the same thing as “a guy who knocks out work quickly and on corporate deadlines.” Disney recently dumped his latest film project, leaving it homeless and at one point officially dead in the water. Show More Summary

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