Tim Burton's Corpse Bride Reviews

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August 16, 2007
As fun as the film occasionally is, it just plays like a compilation of greatest hits.
January 17, 2006
All in all, it's what you would ordinarily call an uplifting experience.
October 11, 2005
If you have a pulse, you'll love it.
September 26, 2005
They just keep going through the same things over and over again. The songs are forgettable.
September 26, 2005
All too often, Tim Burton's movies feel like they're covered in flop sweat, as if he's trying too hard and worrying too much. By contrast, Corpse Bride is a cool breeze across the brow.
September 23, 2005
Beneath the bone pile of allusions, Corpse Bride is a darkly enchanting fable in its own right.
September 23, 2005
Based on a Russian folk tale, Corpse Bride makes for breathtaking viewing.
September 23, 2005
What makes Corpse Bride sing, ultimately, is the breadth of imagination that it demonstrates; creating a cluttered, textured and mysteriously beautiful world that we're loathe to leave at the end.
September 23, 2005
Corpse Bride has the look and feel of the best puppet show ever.
September 23, 2005
The sweetness, the visual flourishes and inspired pieces of casting carry the Corpse Bride, if not all the way down the primrose path, then at least across the threshold.
September 23, 2005
Corpse Bride suffers from the same problem that has plagued Burton's recent live-action films: for all its formidable razzle-dazzle, it doesn't engage the heart.
September 23, 2005
Amazingly fluid and drop-dead gorgeous, Tim Burton's Corpse Bride is the best-looking, stop-motion animation film ever.
September 23, 2005
There's a happy Halloween in store even for children who aren't allowed to trick or treat, and it's courtesy of Tim Burton's animated Corpse Bride.
September 23, 2005
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride has just about everything I look for in an animated feature: visual wit, high-flying displays of imagination and lots of rotting flesh.
September 23, 2005
Corpse Bride will win your heart, if it doesn't rip it out of your chest first.
September 23, 2005
Burton has rarely been in brisker, friskier form.
September 22, 2005
Corpse Bride isn't merely eye candy; it's a masterpiece of motion, color and texture that never stops dazzling.
September 22, 2005
Corpse Bride is a delightful mix of strange goings-on and imaginatively crafted puppetry, a wild ride through Burton's chaotic, splendidly original world.
September 22, 2005
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride is easily the best stop-motion animated necrophiliac musical romantic comedy of all time. It is also just simply, wonderful: a morbid, merry tale of true love that dazzles the eyes and delights the soul.
September 22, 2005
If Nightmare Before Christmas was a jazzy pop number, Corpse Bride is a waltz--an elegant, deadly funny bit of macabre matrimony.
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