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Directors’ Trademarks: Tim Burton

At least once a month, Cinelinx will chose one director for an in-depth examination of the “signatures” that they leave behind in their work. With the release of Big Eyes this week, let’s examine the trademark style and calling signs of Tim Burton as director.

Edge of Tomorrow & Batman 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-Rays Revealed

Warner Bros.' home entertainment division have announced some details and dates on a pair of blu-rays that action fans are sure to want to pick up.  The first is a newer title in Tom Cruise's surprise blockbuster, Edge of Tomorrow, and then we have details on a special 25th Anniversary Edition of Tim Burton's classic Batman film starring Michael Keaton.  Come inside to check out all the details on both these titles and when you'll be able to pick them up!

The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Second Screen Experience

Disney has re-released one of the modern day classics in a more interactive format to theaters, Is is a halloween treat, or a trick to get us back to the local cineplex?  Come inside to check out our thoughts on the new experience.

Q&A: Tim Burton discusses Frankenweenie

Tim Burton discusses his film Frankenweenie, new to Blu-ray and DVD!

Keaton Wanted to Make a Batman Origin Story

Michael Keaton had wanted his third outing as the caped crusader to be an origin story for the Batman. He had envisioned something like Christopher Nolan's Batman Begins.

BLU REVIEW: Frankenweenie 3D

Cinelinx gets a charge out of the Frankenweenie 3D Blu-ray!

Blu Review: Dark Shadows

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is doing the smart thing and releasing Tim Burton's Dark Shadows just in time to soak up some Halloween spirit. The film performed poorly in studios but will no doubt do good business on Blu-ray and DVD since the holiday season puts people in the mood to see something spooky and kooky to celebrate. Dark Shadows is perfect for viewers who want to get the chills and some thrills but not overdose on them. A good helping of humor helps to balance things out.

Movie Review: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Ever since seeing a screening of Timur Bekmambetov's Russian masterpiece Night Watch, I've made it a habit to watch anything the producer / director puts his stamp of approval on. Most everything he's been involved in I've liked or appreciated. His movie Wanted is probably my favorite action vehicle of the last decade. It doesn't seem like anything in that genre can thrill me after witnessing all the unbelievable scenes and adrenalized energy emanated by that film. Even the movie 9, which he produced with Tim Burton, was interesting even in its imperfection.

Check Out the First Trailer for Tim Burton’s ‘Dark Shadows’—Is This...

Dark, dreery looking setting?  Check.  Strange, slightly morbid sense of humor?  Check.  Moody and gothic art direction?  Check.  Johnny Depp?  Check.  Helena Bonham Carter?  Check.  Christopher Lee?  Michelle Pfeiffer?  Check and check.

Yup, another Tim Burton movie is coming out.  Check out the first trailer for it after the break. 

Tim Burton, Sam Raimi, and More on Directors Shortlist for ‘Pirates...

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides was, to put it mildly, a complete and utter disaster of a film that almost obliterates all good will that the franchise has ever earned.  To put it harshly, it was a very bad movie.  But can Disney atone for its bad behavior?  Will they actually try to form a cohesive film?  If this director shortlist is any indication, they're at least going to TRY.

The Casual Cinecast Has a Brief Encounter In This Week’s Episode

On this week's Casually Criterion episode of the Cinecast, we're diving into David Lean's Brief Encounter, discuss the Snyder Cut announcement, and more! Mike, Justin,...