Tim Burton returns to his stop-motion roots

Soon to be released in theaters October 5th is one of Tim Burton’s classic 1984 shorts, “Frankenweenie”, a film about a boy named Victor Harness (Charlie Tahan) and his charismatic dog, Sparky whom unexpectedly lost his life. With the boy’s love of science, he sought out to revive his best friend with just a few minor adjustments. As Victor soon tries to hide his undead friend, Sparky runs free and becomes an entire shock to the students, teachers, and the town. A wonderful cast of characters comes together and reminds audiences that Tim Burton has an incredible imagination and that he is capable to bring to life wonderful characters with charm and personality. A MUST see.


Join Our Mailing List

Recent Articles

Did ’Blue Beetle’ beat superhero fatigue?

Blue Beetle debuted in mid-August to a $26 million opening weekend, dethroning Barbie’s No. 1 spot and sparking a round of critics asking if the little-known DC hero had broken the oft-cited superhero fatigue.

Hey! Are you enjoying NYCTastemakers? Make sure to join our mailing list for NYCTM and never miss the chance to read all of our articles!