Fox’s Taken 2 brings in the big bucks in its opening weekend, Universal’s singing comedy Pitch Perfect takes third place and Hotel Transylvania beats up Frankenweenie.
Spinoff Online spoke with Frankenweenie producers Don Hahn and Allison Abbate about the stop-motion animation remake of Tim Burton’s 1984 live-action short and the lasting impression they hope fans can take away from it.
Disney has released a new full-length trailer for Frankenweenie, Tim Burton’s 3D black and white stop-motion remake of his own 1984 short film of the same name. The movie, which features the voices of Winona Ryder, Catherine O’Hara and Martin Landau, opens Oct. 5.
Disney’s CinemaCon 2012 presentation featured lots of new footage and announcements, including details on Iron Man 3, Oz the Great and Powerful, Frankenweenie, The Muppets 2 and The Lone Ranger.
Tim Burton discusses Dark Shadows, Frankenweenie, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter and a possible Beetlejuice follow-up.