Chicago-based textile sculptor and artist Lana Crooks makes tiny soft sculptures from hand-dyed wool and silk that look both beautiful and creepy at the same time. These antique-like pieces combine fabric with anatomically accurate bird and insect skulls.
The Lincoln Center Festival schedule is out and, as usual, it has lots of goodies for new music lovers. The festival opens with Danny Elfman’s music from the films of Tim Burton, July 6-12. Expect lots of fans dressed as Beetlejuice and Edward Scissorshands and, alas, Batman. Of more interest to the hardcore, the Queens-based […]
Music From The Films Of Tim Burton, a multimedia extravaganza that will include composer Danny Elfman’s scores, along with film clips, sketches and other Burtonalia, with an orchestra led by John Mauceri, will open the twentieth edition of the Lincoln Center Festival on July 6. Show More Summary
The festival will begin July 6 with an orchestra playing some of Danny Elfman’s film scores; the National Ballet of China and the Cleveland Orchestra will also perform.
Johnny Depp’s latest film, Mortdecai, looks like an absolute train wreck, and since Lionsgate has decided not to screen it for press we’ll all find out together this weekend if that initial assessment is valid. Well, some of you will find out — I’ll be skipping it because it looks like an absolute train wreck. Show More Summary
Last month director Tim Burton shared that a sequel to his 1988 classic BEETLEJUICE was 'closer than ever', and according to writer Seth Grahame-Smith it could be filming as soon as the end of the year. In an interview with Entertainment...Show More Summary
Tim Burton‘s latest film, Big Eyes, is now in theaters. His next film, Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children, is getting ready to shoot, aimed at a March 4, 2016 release. Once he’s done with that, the prolific filmmaker has a ton of options to choose from (as always). Show More Summary
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Because it’s Simpsons Week at The A.V. Club, we’re recommending films featuring key contributors to the series, from actors to writers to a certain famed composer. Show More Summary
The Tim Burton movie, Edward Scissorhands came out in 1990, so it’s totally possible that unless your parents sat you down to watch a “classic” this might not even be on your radar. Though we love Tim Burton and Johnny Depp (and our mom makes us watch a lot of old movies for our “own … Continue reading Tweeks: Are Team Edward (Scissorhands that is) ?
There’s been a lot of Beetlejuice talk as of late, but one whting we do know is that Seth Grahame-Smith has completed the screenplay. Michael Keaton wants to return as Betelgeuse, the “ghost with the most”, while Tim Burton would direct. However, the verdict is still out on Winona Ryder. In an interview with THR, […]
Though we've been hearing about Tim Burton's Beetlejuice 2 for years now, the truth is that we really don't know much about the film's plot. Of course, we will see the return of Michael Keaton's titular ghost with the most, and reports have even confirmed the return of Winona Ryder's Lydia Deetz, but any details beyond that are a mystery. Show More Summary
Following Tim Burton’s confirmation that, oh yeah, he would direct a second Beetlejuice starring Winona Ryder, screenwriter Seth Grahame-Smith has confirmed that the filmmakers definitely plan to bring back Michael Keaton as well. According...Show More Summary
Big Eyes (2014) Cast includes: Amy Adams (American Hustle), Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained), Krysten Ritter (Breaking Bad), Jason Schwartzman (Moonrise Kingdom), Terence Stamp (Yes Man) Director: Tim Burton (Beetlejuice, Corpse Bride) Writers:...Show More Summary
You have to look far and wide to find Batman fans who'll defend Joel Schumacher's contributions to the hero's cinematic legacy. Normally, when Bat-fans speak of pre-Nolan times, it's "Tim Burton This" and "Tim Burton That," while conversation drops to a whisper if anyone brings up Batman Forever or â?? gasp! -- Batman & Robin. Show More Summary
The "Big Eyes" director on outsider art, casting Christoph Waltz, and his own creative evolution
Spooky midcentury paintings of big-eyed children and the equally twisted tale of the artist behind them are at the center of Tim Burton's new film, "Big Eyes." The true yet surreal story of painter Margaret Keane also resonates throughout the film's evocative title track by singer Lana Del Rey....
In Anatomy of a Scene, the director Tim Burton discusses his process.
In the new Tim Burton film "Big Eyes," Amy Adams stars as artist Margaret Keane, whose husband, Walter, bullies her into allowing him to take credit for her paintings — artworks of maudlin moppets with teary, platter-sized eyes that made Keane a household name and earned the couple a...
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