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New Trailer for Dumbo Remake Released

A new official trailer for Walt Disney’s live action remake of Dumbo has been released. The trailer gives viewers a glimpse of the human cast, as well as footage of the CG elephant protagonist. The trailer also delves into how Tim Burton paid homage to the original 1941 animated classic. You can check out the […]

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ToonBarn Interview: Frankenweenie Producer Allison Abbate

Allison Abbate is the BAFTA award-winning producer of “The Iron Giant” and Tim Burton’s “Corpse Bride.” She has made a career of working on some of the most innovative animated features in the business. A native of New York, Abbate relocated to Hollywood in 1989 where she started at Disney and served as an artistic […]

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Frankenweenie Review

Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie will be coming out on 3D Blu Ray, Blu Ray, and DVD this coming Tuesday, January 8th. If you’re looking for a quality family feature to add to your movie rack, you need to get this. Let’s get this out of the way first: it’s a Tim Burton movie, and Burton movies […]

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Clips from Frankenweenie (Out on 3D BD, BD & DVD January 8th)

Walt Disney Home Video will be releasing Tim Burton’s stop motion animated feature Frankenweenie this coming Tuesday, January 8th via 3D BD, BD, and DVD formats. Aside from the movie itself, the DVD edition will also contain a never before seen footage from the Frankenweenie touring exhibit, as well as the music video for Pet […]

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Disney Planning Sequel to Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland managed to earn over $1 billion at the global box office back in 2010, so it’s not surprising that Disney is more than willing to give the go-ahead to the film’s sequel, even though the film was not well-received by the critics due to its fairly pedestrian storytelling and the subpar 3D […]

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Frankenweenie to Arrive in January 2013

If you’re one of the many people who enjoyed Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie last October and would want to own it on home video format, you’ll have to mark your 2013 calendar as Disney has scheduled January 8, 2013 as the release date for Frankenweenie via 4-disc Blu-ray Combo Pack, Digital, and On-Demand formats.

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Disney Publishing Worldwide Releases Frankenweenie: An Elecrtifying Book

Disney’s global publishing arm has just released a new interactive title called Frankenweenie: an Electrifying Book on Apple’s iBookstore. The electronic book is based on the upcoming stop motion animated movie from iconic director Tim Burton, Frankenweenie, which is scheduled to come out on theaters this October 5, 2012.

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New Frankenweenie Clip

A new clip has been released for Tim Burton’s latest project, Frankenweenie, in which the young Vincent is shown trying everything he has just to revive his dead pet dog Sparky. Of course, we all know where this is going to lead to (otherwise there would be no movie): he is ultimately successful. The film […]

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Discovery Science Center to Host Frankenweenie Science Fair

The Discovery Science Center (DSC) is collaborating with El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood in order to hold a Frankenweenie Science Fair, called “Sparking an Interest in Science”, as a way of supporting the October 5 premiere of Tim Burton’s stop-motion Disney feature. Frankenweenie follows young Victor as he conducts a science experiment that was successful […]

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Frankenweenie to Premiere at Austin’s Fantastic Fest

Tim Burton’s upcoming stop motion film FrankenWeenie will be having its world premiere at the 2012 Fantastic Festvial, which is held at the Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, Texas on September 20. The entire festival will feature a whole slew of new and exciting sci fi and fantasy movies and shorts, and will run from September […]

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New Trailer for FrankenWeenie

There’s a new trailer out for Tim Burton’s feature length adaptation of his original short film, Frankenweenie, and it shows the movie’s lead, Victor, proving his mastery of science by resurrecting his dead dog, Sparky. Victor then realized that his emotions may have gotten the best of him, and realized the implications of what he […]

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Disney to Launch Art of Frankenweenie Exhibit

Walt Disney Studios will be opening a touring exhibit that features the art of Tim Burton’s film Frankenweenie, which is an upcoming stop-motion, animated feature film scheduled for release on October 5, 2012. The Art of Frankenweenie Exhibit will premiere in Barcelona, Spain at CineEurope, June 18-21 and in the US at Comic-Con 2012 in […]