jeudi 28 juillet 2016

Corpse Bride — A beautiful and creepy stop animation film by Tim Burton — 8*/10

  • Overall: Enchanting, in a creepy way. Touching romantic story. Could have done without the singing.
  • Who is it for? For fantasy lovers, Burton fans and anyone looking for a creepy love story or some good stop animation.
  • Synopsis & information
  • Known actors: Helena Bonham Carter, Johnny Depp, Tracey Ullman and Christopher Lee.
  • Style: Very Tim Burton.
  • Pacing: Quick and to the point, it is short after all, especially if you don't take into account the songs.
  • Intro: Annoying singing.
  • Story: There lies a hidden intrigue within this fantastic touching love story based on a very simple premise.
  • Ending: An interesting little twist in how it happened, even if the end result was generally predictable.
  • Dialogs: Neat.
  • Characters: Quite fantastic, well made and thoroughly thought out.
  • Acting: Solid.
  • Visuals: Beautiful.
  • Music: Haunting and perfect, by Danny Elfman. The singing was totally unnecessary.