It is based on the children’s book of same name by Lois Lowry.
Convinced be better off raising themselves, the Willoughby children hatch a sneaky plan to send their selfish parents on vacation.
However, they learn the hard way that raising themselves isn’t such a good idea, so the siblings embark on their own high-flying adventure.
The animated film rights to the Lois Lowry‘s book The Willoughbys, and hired Kris Pearn to adapt into a screenplay .
Gilbert and Luke Carroll producing. Ricky Gervais was cast in the film to lead the voice.
This movie looks cute! Visually it’s stylish and different, using some of the irregular frame-rate animation that made Spider-Man.
Abandoned by their ill-humored parents to the care of an odious nanny, Tim, the twins.
Barnaby A and Barnaby B, and their sister, Jane, attempt to fulfill their roles as good oldfashioned children.