The man who last made the Oscar-nominated Coraline
He got his first crack at directing for the company too, with the landmark Nightmare Before Christmas, which continues to earn a tidy profit for Mickey. But then came James And The Giant Peach
"I'll quote Dick Cook right after James And The Giant Peach was finished. He said, 'We don't believe this is a viable medium anymore, and we're not going to do it'," Selick tells Variety. "A few years later they shut down 2D. It's great that both of those things are back."
Nightmare and Coraline