The Boxtrolls
The Boxtrolls

Release Date

Sep 26, 2014

2014

The Boxtrolls

Animation | Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Synopsis

The Boxtrolls is a comedic fable that unfolds in Cheesebridge, a posh Victorian-era town obsessed with wealth, class and the stinkiest of fine cheeses. Beneath its charming cobblestone streets dwell the Boxtrolls, foul monsters who crawl out of the sewers at night and steal what the townspeople hold most dear: their children and their cheeses. At least that’s the legend residents have always believed. In truth, the Boxtrolls are an underground cavern-dwelling community of quirky and lovable oddballs who wear recycled cardboard boxes the way turtles wear their shells. The Boxtrolls have raised an orphaned human boy since infancy as one of their dumpster-diving and mechanical junk-collecting own. When the Boxtrolls are targeted by a villainous pest exterminator who is bent on eradicating them as his ticket to Cheesebridge society, the kind-hearted band of tinkerers must turn to their adopted charge and an adventurous rich girl to bridge two worlds amidst the winds of change – and cheese.

Cast

Archibald Snatcher (voice)

Ben Kingsley

Archibald Snatcher (voice)

Eggs (voice)

Isaac Hempstead-Wright

Eggs (voice)

Winnie Portley-Rind (voice)

Elle Fanning

Winnie Portley-Rind (voice)

Fish / Wheels / Bucket (voice)

Dee Bradley Baker

Fish / Wheels / Bucket (voice)

Lady Cynthia Portley-Rind (voice)

Toni Collette

Lady Cynthia Portley-Rind (voice)

Lord Portley-Rind (voice)

Jared Harris

Lord Portley-Rind (voice)

Mr. Trout (voice)

Nick Frost

Mr. Trout (voice)

Mr. Pickles (voice)

Richard Ayoade

Mr. Pickles (voice)

Mr. Gristle (voice)

Tracy Morgan

Mr. Gristle (voice)

Herbert Trubshaw (voice)

Simon Pegg

Herbert Trubshaw (voice)

Oil Can / Knickers (voice)

Nika Futterman

Oil Can / Knickers (voice)

Fragile / Sweets (voice)

Pat Fraley

Fragile / Sweets (voice)

Clocks / Specs (voice)

Fred Tatasciore

Clocks / Specs (voice)

Sir Langsdale (voice)

Maurice LaMarche

Sir Langsdale (voice)

Sir Broderick / Male Workman 1 / Male Workman 2 (voice)

James Urbaniak

Sir Broderick / Male Workman 1 / Male Workman 2 (voice)

Boulanger / Male Aristocrat (voice)

Brian George

Boulanger / Male Aristocrat (voice)

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