Tim Burton

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Mysterious and spooky: how Wednesday Addams became the style icon for our times
The Addams Family’s problem child is suddenly everywhere - from the catwalks to a new Tim Burton series for Netflix. Who better to express our existential malaise?

Sirin Kale

24, Mar, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Hear me out: why Tim Burton's Planet of the Apes isn't a bad movie
The latest in our series of writers standing up for loathed films is an impassioned defence of the 2001 take on the 60s classic

Radheyan Simonpillai

28, Jan, 2021 @7:37 AM

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Helena Bonham Carter: ‘Divorce is cruel. But some parts are to be recommended'
She doesn’t believe in a stiff upper lip, or pretending – unless it’s for work. The actor talks about her split with Tim Burton, friendship with Johnny Depp, and playing the Queen’s sister

Hadley Freeman

31, Oct, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Batman in 4k review – 1990s model of the caped crusader re-emerges in style
Tim Burton’s noirish Gotham still looks impressive, while Joel Schumacher’s come off a little wacky

Peter Bradshaw

17, May, 2019 @12:00 PM

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'I'm sucking up your IQ!': what 90s Batman tells us about Hollywood
The dialogue is corny, the heroes moody, the fights risible, but the Batman films of Tim Burton and Joel Schumacher paved the way for today’s blockbusters

Alex Hess

14, May, 2019 @11:10 AM

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Beetlejuice review – fun, freaky Tim Burton adaptation haunts Broadway
A stage transfer for the spirited 80s comedy struggles to produce any memorable songs but provides an enjoyably silly night out nonetheless

Alexis Soloski

26, Apr, 2019 @1:30 AM

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Wes Anderson gets a wallpaper collection – let the over-decorating begin!
Campy wallpapers inspired by his films are now on sale. Which other directors, from JJ Abrams to David Lynch, should get their own lines?

Stuart Heritage

24, Apr, 2019 @11:03 AM

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Dumbo review – this flying elephant fails to take off
Tim Burton’s overcomplicated remake of a beloved classic lacks emotional punch

Wendy Ide

30, Mar, 2019 @3:00 PM

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Grounded? How Disney's Dumbo flop could threaten its master plan
The corporation’s buying spree has other studios trembling in its mouse-eared shadow. But are hard times ahead for the entertainment behemoth?

Steve Rose

27, Mar, 2019 @4:56 PM

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Dumbo review – Tim Burton remake lands with elephantine thud
All the charm and heartbreak of Disney’s classic animation is missing in this retro-futurist, live-action clunker

Peter Bradshaw

26, Mar, 2019 @4:00 PM

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On the set of Dumbo with Tim Burton: ‘Like meeting up with your teenage boyfriend’
As an adolescent misfit, Hadley Freeman fell in love with the warped movie worlds of Tim Burton. What happened when she met Danny DeVito, Colin Farrell and her idol himself?

Hadley Freeman

21, Mar, 2019 @1:00 PM

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Albert Finney, legendary star of Tom Jones and Miller's Crossing, dies aged 82
Celebrated actor who rose to fame in the ‘kitchen sink’ era before evolving into one of the screen greats of the postwar period, has died

Andrew Pulver

08, Feb, 2019 @6:01 PM

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