Friday, October 28, 2016

Film Friday: Corpse Bride

Corpse Bride

Absolutely love this movie. I bought it the minute I found it on DVD. I've watched it so many times it's gotten a little ridiculous. The animation style is beautiful, but what really gets me is the amazing soundtrack.

Just the Stats

Directors: Tim Burton, Mike Johnson;
Writers: Tim Burton (characters), Carlos Grangel (characters), John August (screenplay), Caroline Thompson (screenplay), Pamela Pettler (screenplay);
  • Saturn Award - Best Animated Film
  • Ub Iwerks Award for Technical Achievement
  • ACCA - Best Animated Feature
  • BAA Best Feature for "Corpse Bride"
    • Mike Johnson 
    • Tim Burton 
  • DFWFCA Award - Best Animated Film
  • Golden Schmoes - Best Animated Movie of the Year
  • IFMCA Award Best Archival Release of an Existing Score
    • Danny Elfman (music, liner notes, and album produced by) 
    • Tim Burton (album produced by) 
    • Jeff Bond (liner notes by) 
    • Matthew E. Taylor (album art direction by)
  •  IOMA - Best Animated Feature Film (Miglior film d'animazione)
  • NBR Award - Best Animated Feature
  • NYFCC Award  - Best Animated Film
  • SEFCA Award - Best Animated Film
  • Future Film Festival Digital Award
    • Mike Johnson 
    • Tim Burton 
  • WFCC Award Best Animated Female - 
  • Helena Bonham Carter