Focus Features has announced that Jon Brion will compose the music for its upcoming stop-motion animated zombie film, ParaNorman. Jon Brion has scored multiple films including Magnolia and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, both of which earned him Grammy nominations. ParaNorman is about a boy who has the ability to speak with the dead and must save his town from a horde of zombies. The film is being made by LAIKA, the animation company behind Coraline. ParaNorman will be released in 3D on August 17, 2012.