Frankenweenie
//Features

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 2: October | 4 Sep 2012 // 6:12 PM

We get closer to the true cream of the cinematic crop, with some mandated seasonal horror thrown in for 31st consideration. Highlights include the Wachowskis/Tykwer epic Cloud Atlas and Ben Affleck's Argo.

//Reviews

'Frankenweenie': Tim Burton's Surfaces | 5 Oct 2012 // 12:33 AM

Dull and lackluster storytelling is forgivable: marginalizing and humiliating in a children’s movie those who look or sound different, is not.

//Blogs

The Horror...The Clash of Kid's Horror Movies, 2012 | 8 Oct 2012 // 4:40 AM

We want familiarity and a friendly reminder that celluloid can often do what quality time and actual parental concern can't. It's the winner by default, which makes it a hollow victory, to say the least.

Where It All Began: 'Frankenweenie' | 5 Oct 2012 // 3:05 AM

Though the subject matter and style may be a bit too frightening for some kids, the overall result is a clever, cheeky homage.

//News

Back to Tim Burton’s Realm of Misfits and Oddballs | 3 Oct 2012 // 3:00 AM

Frankenweenie features plenty of homages to classic monster movies — those produced by Universal Studios in the 1930s, atomic horror from the 1950s; there’s even a cameo from Christopher Lee as Dracula in one of England’s Hammer Film productions.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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