CotD: “James And The Giant Peach” was a 1996 stop-motion film was based on a book by Roald Dahl, produced by many of the same people that worked on Nightmare Before Christmas.
James And The Giant Peach (1996) – Theatrical Animated Film
James’ happy life at the English seaside is rudely ended when his parents are killed by a rhinoceros and he goes to live with his two horrid aunts. Daringly saving the life of a spider he comes into possession of magic boiled crocodile tongues, after which an enormous peach starts to grow in the garden. Venturing inside he meets not only the spider but a number of new friends including a ladybug and a centipede who help him with his plan to try and get to New York.