“Frankenweenie” is Coming!

– – Frankenweenie, a film directed by Tim Burton, is coming this October!  A remake of a 1984 short film by Burton, Frankenweenie is a 3D, black-and-white, stop motion-animated comedy horror film.  Like its 1984 predecessor, the film is both a parody of and an homage to the 1931 film Frankenstein as based on Mary Shelley’s classic gothic novel.  

In the film, a young Victor Frankenstein deploys the power of science to bring his beloved dog, Sparky, back to life.  Unintended and sometimes monstruous consequences ensue.  Vocal talents include Martin Short, Winona Ryder, and Martin Landau.  The art has the look of The Nightmare Before Christmas, and should be well worth a look!

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2 Comments on ““Frankenweenie” is Coming!”

  1. carycomic Says:

    Judging by the title and the trailer, I would surmise the dog to be a bull terrier/Basset hound mix. I mean, let’s face it! Basset hounds do resemble overgrown dachshunds.


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