ParaNorman is about young Norman who can see and speak to the dead. It’s this special skill that lets him see his grandmother’s ghost but soon his whole town will be seeing the dead as well. It’ll be up to Norman to save his town from a centuries-old curse that will have him taking on ghosts, zombies and other monsters.
The film was made by the animation company Laika Entertainment. They previously made the animated version of Neil Gaiman’s Coraline. Some celebrity voices that you’ll hear in the film are Leslie Mann, John Goodman and Casey Affleck.
Paranorman is slated for a summer 2012 release on August 17.