Full-Length Trailer for Aardman’s ‘Early Man’

Aardman's Stop-Motion Film

Studiocanal UK has released the first full-length trailer and poster for the Aardman Animations film Early Man.

Directed by Nick Park, the upcoming stop-motion animated comedy from the makers of the Shaun the Sheep movie depicts the adventures of Stone Age central protagonist and his sidekick.

Starring the likes of Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston and Maisie Williams, Early Man opens in theaters in Europe on February 16, 2018 – with U.S. release plans to be announced. Check out the trailer and poster below.

Aardman's Stop-Motion Film

“From Nick Park and Aardman Animations, the creators of Wallace and Gromit and Chicken Run, comes the new pre-historic adventure EARLY MAN. Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, EARLY MAN tells the story of courageous caveman hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and his best friend Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord Nooth (Tom Hiddleston) and his Bronze Age City to save their home.”

Aardman's Stop-Motion Film

Aardman has more of a cult following in the U.S. than in the Britain, so don’t be surprised if Early Man soon proves to be an early contender in the Oscars category of best animated feature.