How much money did it cost to make Coraline?
How long did it take them to make Coraline?
Completing the film involved more than 500 people over four years. Principal photography alone took 18 months. With Coraline, LAIKA has become the first company to do a feature-length movie using replacement faces printed on a 3D printer.
Was the movie Coraline a success?
So, Coraline was a success, but not at the level of a Pixar or DreamWorks’ offerings. Still, the film helped demonstrate that Laika was a viable animation house.