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Kubo and the Two Strings (in 3-D)


Location la: Redstone Theater

Dir. Travis Knight. 2016, 101 mins. DCP. With the voices of Charlize Theron, Ralph Fiennes, George Takei. The latest stop-motion animation marvel from LAIKA (Coraline, ParaNorman, The Boxtrolls) is inspired by Japanese folklore. A young boy named Kubo leads a peaceful existence, making origami characters come to life for his village. But his life is turned upside down when he unwittingly summons a spirit from his past who is intent on igniting an ancient family feud. With the help of his magical shamisen, a Japanese stringed instrument, Kubo embarks on the ultimate adventure to save his family and uncover the story of his father, a legendary samurai warrior. 

Recommended for ages 8+

Tickets: $15 / $7 youth ages 3–17 (Free for members at the Film Lover and MoMI Kids Premium levels and above). Order tickets online. (Members may contact with any questions regarding online reservations.)

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