I love Tim Burton. That won’t come as a surprise to anyone who knows me. I have a rather large Jack Skellington tattoo adorning my right forearm. I love almost all of his films and will defend them (most of them) vociferously. However, I am writing this as a critic, NOT as the die-hard Burton-ite [...]
On this day in horror…
1958. Michelle Pfeiffer is born. Pfeiffer has starred in such genre films as: Wolf, What Lies Beneath, The Witches of Eastwick; and will be seen in Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows.
1972 sees the birth of actor and stuntman Derek Mears. At 6’5″ and powerfully built, Mears was destined for roles in horror [...]
I have been way too excited for way too long about Tim Burton’s reworking of Dark Shadows, the classic US gothic soap opera from the 1960′s. I love Dark Shadows and felt that if anyone could do it justice, it was Burton.
Lately, that excitement has waned with each new image and screenshot that I see, [...]
I need to relax now. With it’s cinema release still the best part of a year away, I am already getting much too excited about Tim Burton’s upcoming adaptation of sixties US gothic soap opera, Dark Shadows.
Following a deluge of leaked set photos, some official ones have been released, showing Burton, Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer and [...]