Frankenweenie

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2012 | PG | Fantasy Horror | 1hr, 27m

From creative genius Tim Burton comes Frankenweenie, a tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best fr... more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, October 5, 2012

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

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Winona Ryder
Elsa van Helsing (voice)
Martin Landau
Mr. Rzykruski (voice)
Martin Short
Mr. Walsh / Toshiaki / Mr. Bergermeister / Bob / Mr. Curtis (voice)
Catherine O'Hara
Susan Frankenstien / Gym Teacher / Weird Girl (voice)
Atticus Shaffer
Edgar (voice)
Robert Capron
Bob (voice)
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DIRECTOR

Tim Burton

Screenwriter

John August

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Rating MPAA

PG for thematic elements, scary images and action

Storylines 2 more

From creative genius Tim Burton comes Frankenweenie, a tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor’s fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new “leash on life” can be monstrous.
official plot version from disney.com

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on Tim Burton's 1984 short film. A stop-motion animated film, Frankenweenie was filmed in black and white and rendered in 3D, which will elevate the classic style to a whole new experience.

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