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The Nightmare Before Christmas

ages 7+ | 82 % Say It's Worth Your Time

The film follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown's beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the "real world." When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, all bright colors and warm spirits, he gets a new lease on life -- he plots to bring Christmas under his control by kidnapping Santa Claus and taking over the role. But Jack soon discovers even the best-laid plans of mice and skeleton men can go seriously awry.


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Genre: Fantasy , Animated

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Director: Henry Selick

Producer: Tim Burton, Danny Elfman, Denise DiNovi, Diane Minter Lewis, Kathleen Gavin, Jill Jacobs, Philip Lofaro

Cast: Catherine O'Hara, Paul Reubens, Chris Sarandon, Glenn Shadix, Ken Page, Danny Elfman, William Hickey

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  • clearplay.com

    No Maturity Rating | Worth Your Time

    Jack Skellington knows everything about having a wicked Halloween in Halloweentown, but when he discovers Christmastown he can’t quite master the concept of having a holly, jolly Christmas... See Full Review

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  • (Male)

    ages 9+ | Not Worth Your Time

    Not my favorite stop animation or Tim Burton film. Creepy at parts and not fulfilling.

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  • (Male)

    ages 8+ | Worth Your Time

    Incredibly imaginative and fun. what more can be said. This is a work of art.

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Okfor ages12+