From left, Beetle, Kubo and Monkey emerge from the forest and take in the beauty of the landscape in “Kubo and the Two Strings.”
From left, Beetle, Kubo and Monkey emerge from the forest and take in the beauty of the landscape in “Kubo and the Two Strings.” Laika Studios Focus Features
From left, Beetle, Kubo and Monkey emerge from the forest and take in the beauty of the landscape in “Kubo and the Two Strings.” Laika Studios Focus Features

Mr. Movie review: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ features jaw-dropping animation

August 18, 2016 01:00 PM

UPDATED August 19, 2016 05:13 PM

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Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.