By turns funny and moving with some great songs, this is a lesser-seen but still great effort from Tim Burton. Full review later.
Tim Burton returns to the dark but fanciful animated style of The Nightmare Before Christmas with this stop-motion black comedy. Victor (voice of Johnny Depp) lives in a small European village in the ... read more
Release Date: September 16, 2005
DVD Release Date: January 31, 2006
Stats: 35,975 reviews
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September 24, 2012
Another beautiful dark gothic whimsical fairytale from the mind of Burton, but one wonders that he is just trying to recapture (maybe even copy) previous glory from his first clay-mation feature.
On visuals this is amazing, just like 'Nightmare' plus of course its Burton's work...
April 17, 2012
There's been a grave misunderstanding.
Good animated film. Great story and animation. Loved the voices and i hope Tim Burton and Johnny Depp keep on making these fantastic fantasy movie magic films filled with pure originality and tons of crazy. Go see it!
February 21, 2012
Cast: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Emily Watson, Tracey Ullman, Paul Whitehouse, Joanna Lumley, Albert Finney, Richard E. Grant, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough, Jane Horrocks, Enn Reitel, Deep Roy, Danny Elfman, Stephen Ballantyne, Lisa Kay
Director: Tim Burton, Mike Jo...
December 2, 2011
Take an imaginitive idea and a famed director and you get... underwhelmed. I don't know why exactly, but the story seemed so dirivative (and how often can you say that about a guy marrying a corpse by accident) - it just seemed like this tred on such time proven ground - very Di...
October 26, 2011
Burton is a master when it comes to doing films that involve stop motion, such as his short story Vincent, which would've been on here except its just a short film but not a theatrical released film. Anyway, Corpse Bride has some spectacular visuals, characters, and songs, Danny ...
October 1, 2011
Its a typical Tim Burton movie really. Its not really memorable as The Nightmare Before Christmas not living up to the bar it set in terms of imagination, setting and music.
August 7, 2011
A new and fun kind of film. The films animation was a stroke of genius because it took me back to the days of ghreatness like with Nightmare Before Christmas, another Tim Burton film. The plot of the film is memorable I think, it is very rare you see a animated film about a guy...
July 2, 2011
June 24, 2011
It's a nice animated film!
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