Collect the Dark Shadows movies Tim Burton didn’t ruin with cheap laughs

Let’s say you want to explore the tantalizing supernatural world of Dark Shadows, but you just can’t commit to the nearly 600 hours it would take to truly appreciate the gothic soap opera’s 1,225 episodes. And let’s also say you don’t want the experience to be tainted by the camp treatment of Tim Burton’s big-screen […]

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Review: Frankenweenie – Cadaverous canine celebrates creepy cinema classics

In the new stop-motion animated movie Frankenweenie, eccentric director Tim Burton remakes and re-envisions one of his first efforts, a 1984 live-action short-film, into a loving homage to the black & white horror classics of Hollywood’s golden age – and gives new meaning to the term re-animated. The original Frankenweenie short-film allegedly got Burton fired […]

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‘Jump in the Line’ with Cult Classics and Beetlejuice

Cult Classics has just the thing to get you fired-up for the release of Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie this weekend, as Victor Moreno’s movie showcase presents “the ghost with the most,” Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice… No way, we’re not that crazy! It’s hard to believe Beetlejuice is now 24 years old, and if you’ve never seen this classic […]

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Angelina Jolie confirms ‘Maleficent’ talks, studios breathe life into animated fare

In an interview with ComingSoon.net, Angelina Jolie confirmed she is in talks to star in the Tim Burton directed Maleficent, a live-action take on the horned villainess from Disney’s classic 1959 animated film, Sleeping Beauty. “We’re so in the early stages. [It doesn’t have] a script. But I’ve loved Malificent since I was a little girl, […]

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