Corpse Bride Film 2005 | Tim Burton + Helena Bonham Carter Review

Updated: May 19

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Alternative titles (from Letterboxd): La Mariée cadavérique, El cadáver de la novia, Les noces funèbres de Tim Burton, Laibast pruut, Mrtva nevesta, Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, Gnijaca panna mloda, Cosmar inainte de Craciun, Mrtva nevjesta, 유령 신부, Andregai hilotza, Mŕtva nevesta Tima Burtona

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Director: Tim Burton, Mike Johnson

Writer: John August, Caroline Thompson, Pamela Pettler

Genre: animation

Cast includes:

Johnny Depp - Victor Van Dort

Helena Bonham Carter - Emily the Corpse Bride

Emily Watson - Victoria Everglot

Tracey Ullman - Nell Van Dort / Hildegarde

Paul Whitehouse - William Van Dort / Mayhew / Paul The Head Waiter

Joanna Lumley - Maudeline Everglot

Albert Finney - Finis Everglot

Richard E. Grant - Barkis Bittern

Christopher Lee - Pastor Galswells

Michael Gough - Elder Gutknecht

Jane Horrocks - Black Widow Spider / Mrs Plum

Enn Reitel - Maggot / Town Crier

Deep Roy - General Bonesapart

Danny Elfman - Bonejangles

Stephen Ballantyne - Emil

Lisa Kay - Solemn Village Boy

Producers include Allison Abbate, Jeffrey Auerbach, Tim Burton, Derek Frey, Joe Ranft, and Tracy Shaw.

Music: Danny Elfman

Cinematography: Pete Kozachik (director of photography)

Film editing: Chris Lebenzon, Jonathan Lucas

Casting: Michelle Guish

Production design: Alex McDowell

Art direction: Nelson Lowry

The film was screened at various film festivals, including Toronto International Film Festival, Venice Film Festival, Deauville Film Festival, Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, Warsaw Film Festival, Vienna International Film Festival, Iceland International Film Festival, Night Visions Film Festival, Palace Film Festival, Thessaloniki International Film Festival, AniFest Film Festival, and Festival de Cinema de Catalunya.

Production companies include Warner Bros., Tim Burton Animation Co., Laika Entertainment, Patalex Productions, Tim Burton Productions, and Will Vinton Studios.

Filming locations: Three Mills Studios, Three Mill Lane, Bow, London, England; Portland, Oregon.

Awards: Best Animated Feature (Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films); Best Animated Feature (Awards Circuit Community Awards); Best Feature for "Corpse Bride" (British Animation Awards); Best Animated Feature Film (Miglior film d'animazione) (Italian Online Movie Awards, IOMA); Best Animated Feature (National Board of Review); Future Film Festival Digital Award (Venice Film Festival); Best Animated Female (Helena Bonham Carter) (Women Film Critics Circle Awards).

Songs include: Tears to Shed, The Remains of the Day, Tannhauser: Pilgrim's Chorus, The Wedding Song, Tara's Theme, According to Plan. Full details of the soundtrack can be found on IMDb at:

Brief plot: Victor is forced into an arranged marriage, but then finds himself underground with a dead bride and the other skeletons after she thinks they've been wed...



For reference, below is a list of frequently asked questions and discussion topics! I'll answer some where possible!

Is Corpse Bride a good movie?

It's the best!

Is Corpse Bride a love story?


Is Corpse Bride a sad movie?

It can be!

Is Corpse Bride a sequel to Frankenweenie?

Not officially, but there are fan theories that connect all of Burton's claymation films.

Is Corpse Bride a stop-motion?

Corpse Bride is a stop-moption claymation.

Is Corpse Bride creepy?

Not really.

Is Corpse Bride on Disney+?


Is Corpse Bride suitable for 8 year olds?

Is Corpse Bride too scary for kids?

Corpse Bride is rated PG.

Is the Corpse Bride on Netflix?


Is the Corpse Bride Victoria?

Victoria is Victor's fianceew. The Corpse Bride is Emily.

What happened to Victor's parents in Corpse Bride?

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What is the purpose of The Corpse Bride?

What is the town in Corpse Bride?

It's a nonspecific Victorian village in England.

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What was Victor's promise in Corpse Bride?

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Where did Emily go in Corpse Bride?

Who created Corpse Bride?

Tim Burton

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