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Directed by Tim Burton, Mike Johnson

United States 2005 74 mins. In English

In Tim Burton’s Victorian-era fantasy, Victor Van Dort (Johnny Depp), the son of wealthy merchants, and Victoria Everglot (Emily Watson), the neglected daughter of snobbish aristocrats, are preparing for their arranged marriage. When Victor runs to the quiet of the forest to practice his wedding vows he encounters a ghost bride (Helena Bonham Carter), who claims she is his real bride. He is spirited away to the land of the dead, while planning and dreaming of his return to his true beloved. 2006 Academy Award nominee for Best Animated Feature.