Coraline 2009 Film | Henry Selick | Neil Gaiman Adaptation

Updated: Mar 8

What's your review of the 2009 film Coraline, directed by Henry Selick and adapted from the story by Neil Gaiman. #Coraline #HenrySelick #NeilGaiman Did you know that Coraline is not a Tim Burton movie? It seems obvious, but alas it’s not for some! Still, it’s a fine Henry Selick film! Did you see the trailer and then rush out to see the full movie or buy the DVD or blu ray? I’d love to know your own reviews if you saw it in the cinema or streamed it online! You can scroll down for more information, or check out the Rotten Tomatoes rating, IMDb page, or Wikipedia article!

About the Coraline Movie

Alternative titles (from Letterboxd): Coraline en de Geheime Deur, 第十四道門, Coraline y la puerta secreta, Coraline 3D, 코렐라인: 비밀의 문, Коралайн и тайната на огледалото, Koralina i Tajna Ogledala, Coraline e a Porta Secreta, Коралина в Стране Кошмаров

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Directed by Henry Selick

Produced by Bill Mechanic, Claire Jennings, Henry Selick, Mary Sandell

Written by Henry Selick

Based on Coraline by Neil Gaiman

Starring Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French, Keith David, John Hodgman, Robert Bailey Jr., Ian McShane

Music by Bruno Coulais

Cinematography: Pete Kozachik

Edited by Christopher Murrie, Ronald Sanders

Production companies: Laika, Pandemonium Films

Distributed by Focus Features

Release date: February 5, 2009 (PIFF), February 6, 2009 (United States)

Running time: 100 minutes

Budget: $60 million

Box office: $124.6 million

Coraline Soundtrack Songs:

Sirens of the Sea

Other Father Song

Nellie Jean


Coraline Characters and Voice Cast:

Dakota Fanning Coraline Jones

Teri Hatcher Mel Jones / Other Mother / Beldam

Jennifer Saunders Miss April Spink / Other Spink

Dawn French Miss Miriam Forcible / Other Forcible

Keith David The Cat

John Hodgman Charlie Jones / Other Father

Robert Bailey Jr. Wyborne 'Wybie' Lovat

Ian McShane Mr. Sergei Alexander Bobinsky / Other Bobinsky

Aankha Neal Sweet Ghost Girl

George Selick Ghost Boy

Hannah Kaiser Tall Ghost Girl

Harry Selick Photo Friend

Marina Budovsky Photo Friend

Emerson Tenney Magic Dragonfly (as Emerson Hatcher)

Jerome Ranft Mover

Christopher Murrie-Green Toy (as Christopher Murrie)

Jeremy Ryder Toy

Carolyn Crawford Wybie's Grandmother

Yona Prost Shakespeare Rascal

John Linnell Other Father (singing voice)

Produced by Alex Heineman, Claire Jennings, Harry Linden, Bill Mechanic, Mary Sandell, Henry Selick, Michael Zoumas, Bruno Coulais

Music by Danny Elfman

Cinematography by Pete Kozachik

Film Editing by Christopher Murrie-Green, Ronald Sanders

Casting By Cathy Kalmenson (voice casting director), Linda Lamontagne

Production Design by Henry Selick