The animated/adventure KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS, which will open on August 19th, is doing a Mother’s Day outreach for today (celebrated by several Latin American communities in the US today).
Happy #MothersDay to all mothers on behalf of @KuboMovie with this impressive handcrafted origami bouquet. Don’t forget to check out #KuboMovie in theaters on August 19!
Focus Features will release the new movie from animation studio LAIKA nationwide on August 19, 2016
Discover the world of Kubo with new art and join his quest by watching the newtrailer:
Kubo and the Two Strings is an epic action-adventure set in a fantastical Japan from acclaimed animation studio LAIKA. Clever, kindhearted Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson of “Game of Thrones”) ekes out a humble living, telling stories to the people of his seaside town including Hosato (George Takei), Akihiro (Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa), and Kameyo (Academy Award nominee Brenda Vaccaro). But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta. Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey (Academy Award winner Charlize Theron) and Beetle (Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey), and sets out on a thrilling quest to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known. With the help of his shamisen – a magical musical instrument – Kubo must battle gods and monsters, including the vengeful Moon King (Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes) and the evil twin Sisters (Academy Award nominee Rooney Mara), to unlock the secret of his legacy, reunite his family, and fulfill his heroic destiny.