Wednesday, February 29, 2012

"Frankenweenie" Gets A New Leash On Life

Sneak Peek new images and trailer from director Tim Burton’s upcoming stop-motion feature "Frankenweenie", based on Burton’s 1984 live-action short film of the same name :

"...from director Tim Burton ('Alice in Wonderland') comes 'Frankenweenie', a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog 'Sparky', young 'Victor' harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor’s fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new 'leash on life' can be monstrous..."

The film features voice work from Winona Ryder, Catherine O'Hara and Martin Landau.

From Walt Disney Pictures, the new film opens October 5, 2012.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Frankenweenie"...