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Movie review: 'Cinderella'

...About a Boy" Weitz, is stately and sumptuous, but dull and never ever delightful.The Disney instinct, spurred by Tim Burton's blockbuster success with "Alice in Wonderland," was sound, although following "Into the Woods" into theaters...
Holiday movies offer quite the mix

...1950s. Amy Adams plays the wife who did the work; Christoph Waltz plays the husband who took the credit. Directed by Tim Burton."The Interview" - James Franco and Seth Rogen play American journalists who are ordered to kill Kim Jong Un. In...
'Sweeney Todd' sings macabre music

...Rickman, Timothy Spall and Jayne Wisener. Director: Tim Burton. Parent's guide: R for graphic bloody violence...striking if stomach-turning big-screen treatment in Tim Burton's film of "The Demon Barber of Fleet Street." Whatever...
Symphony opens season with 'Sweeney Todd'

...that if he had a 10-year-old he would probably let them attend.Pickett said he hated the 2007 movie, directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp, which in his mind sacrificed humor for blood."I ended up turning if off because I thought...
Between trick and treat: an insight into an artist's mind

...few others is all part of the tradition she's formed as an outlet for her creativity. Greatly inspired by filmmaker Tim Burton and illustrator Edward Gorey, much of Ballam-Schwan's art and craft centers around storytelling, for children in...
Puppet masters

...Reindeer" (1964) and "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town," (1970), as well as Gumby. More recent examples include Tim Burton's "Corpse Bride" and Burton and Selick's "James and the Giant Peach." Part of the difference between stop-motion...
Season 31

...he phrased this way: "So it sounds like what you want me to do is sort of Gustav Mahler meets Ralph Stanley down at Tim Burton's place, is that right?" Rotch knew he'd found his man. This production runs from April 23-May 30.
A master monsters

...he said. Higgins said his dream job would be to work on the sets of horror movies, ideally with directors such as Tim Burton or George Romero. Higgins worked for years as a baker, and currently works as a residential counselor with the Juneau...
Review: 'Bowfinger' OK, lacks edge

...aren't really being driven by stuntmen. ``Bowfinger'' is often reminiscent in spirit of 1994's ``Ed Wood,'' Tim Burton's loving ode to the worst filmmaker in history, which was also a celebration of misguided ambition on the Hollywood...
Looking ahead

...first release day in March (the 5th) has personal favorite Don Cheadle in a cop drama ("Brooklyn's Finest") and Tim Burton's version of "Alice in Wonderland." So fear not. The leftovers ("Avatar") and The Rock only need to get us...


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