Tim Burton

‘Beetlejuice 2’ Summons a New Writer
Cinema legend has it that if you say his name three times, Beetlejuice will appear. Given how often the Beetlejuice sequel has been discussed in the press, we should have like, eight more of these movies by now. And although the long-gestating project remains unofficial, Warner Bros. has brought on …
See The Cast Of ‘Edward Scissorhands’ Then and Now
The 1990 suburban fairy tale 'Edward Scissorhands' was the first of many collaborations between director Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, the film's star. And that almost didn't happen, as Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks and even Michael Jackson were considered for the title role befo…
Tim Burton’s ‘Frankenweenie’ Trailer Rises From The Grave
In 1984, a young Disney animator named Tim Burton directed his live-action debut, the short film ‘Frankenweenie.’ Disney planned for the short to run before a theatrical re-release of ‘Pinocchio,’ but once they screened the completed project, they fired Burton on the spot.
Burton, of course, went on …
‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’ Trailer Debuts
Presidents Day is next Monday and Madison Avenue has our presidents doing everything from selling cars to pushing furniture BUT according to the new 3-D summer spectular (opening June 22) seems like our 16th President did more than unite a nation.
Returning to the Nightmare
The origins of 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' were in a poem Tim Burton wrote in 1982. Disney became interested in the tale about a skeleton from a place called Halloween Town who tries to take over Christmas, but worried that the plot was "too dark and scary&…