Frankenweenie (2012)

Release Date: October 5, 2012. Director: Tim Burton. Stars (voices): Catherine O'Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau. Runtime: 87 min. Tim Burton isn't my favourite director, but he has a style about him that's usually easy to appreciate. I haven't seen many of his classics; but I can tell lately, his charm has been lacking in many of his [...]

Dark Shadows (2012)

Dark Shadows Release Date: May 11, 2012 Director: Tim Burton Stars: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green Runtime: 113 min Tagline: Every family has its demons It's the year 1752, and Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) and his family had just set sail to America, in search of a greater life. Though, they could not escape [...]

A late post for today’s birthdays!

Happy birthday to Sean Connery (82); Blake Lively (25). Sean Connery Sean Connery has played great characters: James Bond (often coined the first actor to portray him), but I've only seen him in Finding Forrester, Marnie and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. I'll have to see the J.B. films before I die, but for now that's all I've [...]