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ParaNorman 10th Anniversary Watch Party Announced.

Halloween is fast approaching. To get in the mood, many people like watching new spooky movies, or revisiting a favourite. And this year there's a chance to watch a modern Halloween classic along with fellow fans.

LAIKA and Scener have announced an official Worldwide Watch Party of ParaNorman, to celebrate the film's 10th anniversary. Fans can sign up for free. Writer/director Chris Butler will share live commentary over the first 30 minutes of the film, and answer questions from fans from the live chat. Following the screening. five up-and-coming filmmakers will present live-action short films inspired by the film.

"The nostalgic bond ParaNorman cultivates each Halloween is incredible," Butler said. "Scener provides the perfect place for all fans to experience the film together, whether you’re rediscovering and reigniting your love for the film or experiencing it for the very first time."

"This is gonna be fun! ParaNorman is one of the most celebrated films of its genre, and has created a global community that spans generations and backgrounds" added Scener CEO David Baron. "We can’t wait to host Writer and Director Chris Butler and fans, to celebrate the magic behind his filmmaking and the creators who have been inspired by it.” 

The virtual doors will open on Saturday, October 15 at 4:40 PM PT. with the show starting at 5:00 PM PT. To take part and join Scener's virtual theatre, you'll need to download the Google Chrome plug-in, or fans in the US can download the Scener mobile app.

You can sign up now.