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Friday, February 6 2009

Coraline

The other mother in Coraline is mother-love gone berserk, all-consuming and self-serving.


Tuesday, February 3 2009

‘Coraline’ is a Classic


Wednesday, October 25 2006

Tim Burtons The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

In a digital animation era, where cartoons are meticulously rendered, Nightmare plays the role of elder statesman.


Sunday, January 1 1995

The Nightmare Before Christmas (2000)

Jack's ultimate epiphany is in keeping with the themes that usually apply to Burton's benevolent losers.


Monkeybone (2001)

In 'Monkeybone', we are given visual representation of (presumably) every man's internal struggle, between his social conscience and his unbridled testosterone frenzy.


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