Coraline is a masterfully made film, an amazing piece of art that i would never ever ever show to a child oh my god are you kidding me
Nothing wrong with a good dose of sheer terror at a young age
"It was a story, I learned when people began to read it, that children experienced as an adventure, but which gave adults nightmares. It’s the strangest book I’ve written"
-Neil Gaiman on Coraline
True. I read it when I was fairly young and I remeber thinking “I don’t know what all the fuss is about, this isn’t that creepy.”
Then a number of years later I reread it and just had a holy crap this is PETRIFYING moment. I ten proceeded to make my family listen to the audiobook which is deliciously creepy.
get to know me meme: ten female characters ♦ hermione granger
↳ “Nobody in my family’s magic at all, it was ever such a surprise when I got my letter, but I was ever so pleased, of course, I mean, it’s the very best school of witchcraft there is, I’ve heard - I’ve learned all our course books by heart, of course, I just hope it will be enough.”