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5 Stop-Motion Movies to Watch on Disney+

In honor of the 25th anniversary of the movie James and the Giant Peach, Disney has shared a list of stop-motion films that are available to stream now on Disney+.

Check them out below:

1. James and the Giant Peach

After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure.

2. Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas

Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere.

3.  Frankenweenie

When a car hits young Victor’s pet dog Sparky, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked “monster” wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor’s neighbors, he has to convince them that Sparky’s still the good, loyal friend he was.

4.  Fantastic Mr. Fox

Based on the story by the same name, Fantastic Mr. Fox is a whimsical stop-motion adventure directed by Wes Anderson. Mr. Fox is trying to break his thieving habits—but is challenged by a trio of farmers who are determined to destroy his home. The film’s stop-motion action is accompanied by a soundtrack of classic tunes, bringing together a uniquely fun interpretation of a classic book.

5.  Isle of Dogs

Wes Anderson’s Oscar®-nominated animated feature begins after the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a garbage dump called Trash Island. The first deported dog is Spots (voice of Liev Schreiber), who served as the bodyguard of 12-year-old orphan Atari Kobayashi (voice of Koyu Rankin), the mayor’s distant nephew and ward. Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his Spots. With the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the future of the entire district.

What will you be watching?

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