• 'Nightmare Before Christmas' turns 25: Director Henry Selick on the making of a Halloween classic
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    Gwynne Watkins

    'Nightmare Before Christmas' turns 25: Director Henry Selick on the making of a Halloween classic

    Arguments with Tim Burton, alternate endings, and other secrets of the beloved stop-motion musical "Nightmare Before Christmas," which has become an "inexplicable" Halloween fixture.

  • Tim Burton makes a baby elephant fly in 1st teaser trailer for Disney's live-action 'Dumbo'
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    Nick Schager

    Tim Burton makes a baby elephant fly in 1st teaser trailer for Disney's live-action 'Dumbo'

    We dare you not to cry as the beloved pachyderm comes to life in the heartstring-tugging preview.

  • Nicolas Cage insists his 'Superman Lives' 'would have been beautiful'
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    Yahoo Movies

    Nicolas Cage insists his 'Superman Lives' 'would have been beautiful'

    Before it died an ignoble death, Tim Burton‘s never-made ’90s blockbuster Superman Lives was poised to take the Man of Steel where no comic book movie had gone before. Burton freely adapted the film from the famous “Death of Superman” storyline, which saw the Kryptonian (played by longtime Superman fan, Nicolas Cage, who proved his devotion to the DC Comics icon by naming his son Kal-El) killed at the hands of the monstrous Doomsday followed by his eventual resurrection. “It would have been beautiful,” Cage tells Yahoo Movies at the Toronto International Film Festival, where the prolific actor’s latest film, the ultra-dark comedy Mom and Dad, premiered to rapturous applause amongst the midnight movie crowd.

  • 'Lion King': Disney Unveils Jaw-Dropping First Footage at D23; Plus, 'Dumbo,' 'Nutcracker'
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    The Hollywood Reporter

    'Lion King': Disney Unveils Jaw-Dropping First Footage at D23; Plus, 'Dumbo,' 'Nutcracker'

    Along with 'The Lion King,' Disney offered a glimpse of Tim Burton's 'Dumbo,' announced release date for the live-action 'Nutcracker and the Four Realms'

  • Michael Keaton reveals why he quit playing Batman
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    Ben Skipper

    Michael Keaton reveals why he quit playing Batman

    Michael Keaton will forever be associated with superhero movies. He skewered the genre in Oscar-winner ‘Birdman’ and will play a villain in this summer’s ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ but he will always be best known for playing Batman.

  • 12 things you probably didn’t know about Tim Burton movies
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    Ben Falk

    12 things you probably didn’t know about Tim Burton movies

    The home where Eva Green invites in her strange waifs and strays is not built on some studio backlot. “She’s really beautiful and she does all this cooking, but then there’s this glint in her eye…” Burton told the Los Angeles Times about how the TV chef influenced Hathaway’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ character.

  • Tim Burton's biggest box office hits and flops
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    Ben Arnold

    Tim Burton's biggest box office hits and flops

    With one movie he can make a billion dollars. But the next can flop dismally. Of all the Hollywood directors, no one who wants to keep hold of their money would bet on Tim Burton. His iconoclasm might be what endears him to cinema-goers, but big studio accountants will probably warn against saying his name three times in the mirror.