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Danny Elfman Freaked Out Flight Attendants While Composing ‘Batman’ Score on Plane

Danny Elfman has a wild tale about how he composed his iconic score to 1989’s Batman, which he said involved freaking out several flight attendants. The Oscar-nominated artist was a recent…

Tim Burton Casts His Wednesday Addams for Netflix Live-Action Series

Tim Burton has cast his new Wednesday Addams for Netflix’s forthcoming live-action Addams Family offshoot drama Wednesday. Yes Day and You grad Jenna Ortega will star in the series from…

Danny Elfman Explains His Displeasure Over How ‘Batman’ Used His Score

"I could have scored the film with some percussion, a harmonica and a banjo because all you hear are some percussion hits in big moments, but you can't really hear what the orchestra is doing," says…

Wednesday Addams Live-Action Series From Tim Burton Lands at Netflix

The streamer has ordered eight episodes of the 'Addams Family' offshoot drama from showrunners Al Gough and Miles Millar.

Lee Wallace, Actor in ‘The Taking of Pelham One Two Three’ and ‘Batman,’ Dies at 90

Lee Wallace, the Ed Koch look-alike who coincidentally or not played mayors in The Taking of Pelham One Two Three and Tim Burton's Batman, died Sunday in New York after a long illness, his family…

‘Batman’: The Joker’s Makeup Design Was No Laughing Matter to Jack Nicholson

When Jack Nicholson signed on to play The Joker in 1989's Batman, he had no intention of playing a campy comic book villain.

Tim Burton Launches ‘Lost Vegas’ Art Exhibit in the Desert City

In time for Halloween, Tim Burton pays homage to "a place where everyday rules seem not to apply" with new art on display at the Neon Museum from Oct. 15 through Feb. 15.

Mark Hamill Shares Rare Unused Storyboard Clip of 1989 ‘Batman’ Script

Mark Hamill gave Batman fans a treat on Friday when he unearthed a storyboard clip from an early draft of the 1989 film 'Batman.'

Alec Baldwin Believed ‘Beetlejuice’ Would Kill His Career

It may be a beloved classic now, but Alec Baldwin worried Tim Burton's Beetlejuice was the beginning of the end for his young acting career. 'I thought my, all of our, careers are going to end with…

‘Beetlejuice’: Theater Review

The gross-out ghost from the supernatural Tim Burton comedy 'Beetlejuice' sings and dances in this splashy Broadway musical starring Alex Brightman as the demonic degenerate and Sophia Anne Caruso as…

How the Costume Designer for Broadway’s ‘Beetlejuice’ Reinterpreted the Film’s Iconic Looks

The costumes in Tim Burton's 'Beetlejuice' have been reinterpreted for a Broadway musical by six-time Tony-winning costume designer William Ivey Long.

‘Dumbo’ Box Office: Tim Burton’s Pic Achieves Liftoff But Fails to Soar

The subdued opening of Tim Burton's 'Dumbo' is a reminder that Disney's campaign to update its classic library of titles with live-action renderings is far from a foolproof bet.