Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas

 (41,139)8.01 h 16 min1993X-RayPG
Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere!
Directors
Henry Selick
Starring
Chris SarandonCatherine O'HaraWilliam Hickey
Genres
AnimationKids
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
EnglishEnglish [Audio Description]
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Supporting actors
Glenn ShadixPaul ReubensDanny ElfmanKen PageEd Ivory
Producers
Tim BurtonDenise Di Novi
Studio
Walt Disney Pictures
Rating
PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
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Susan FetkoReviewed in the United States on September 25, 2018
5.0 out of 5 stars
came on time, brand new in box
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came on time, brand new in box
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J. TempletonReviewed in the United States on October 27, 2016
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Great movie even if you don't have kids.
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Had to have this movie for our annual halloween movie watching tradition. This movie confuses people because the title makes you think of Christmas but our family very much likes watching the Pumpkin King do his thing around Halloween. It's a great Tim Burton film. My 10 year old loves this movie. Be warned there might be some younger kids that get freaked out by some of the nasty halloween monsters. My daughter has liked this movie since she was about 6 years old if that helps at all. This is a must have in your collection even if you don't have kids.
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Renee A. FosmarkReviewed in the United States on August 19, 2018
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Product was exactly as I expected.
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EmmaReviewed in the United States on March 14, 2018
3.0 out of 5 stars
Missing a line in the dialogue
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So there’s a problem with the one I received... it’s missing a whole line in the song “This is Halloween” at the beginning of the moving. “I am the ‘who’ in the call ‘who’s there?’ I am the wind blowing through your hair.” This whole line is not in the movie for some strange reason. I’m not sure how this can happen, and I noticed immediately. I bought this movie in September but just now got around to actually watching it(we’ve seen it hundreds of times.)
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Jamie sparksReviewed in the United States on December 26, 2018
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Love it!!
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nikkiReviewed in the United States on December 12, 2017
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Five Stars
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Great price! Bought as a gift! He was very happy!
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SBC97223Reviewed in the United States on November 23, 2019
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A True Masterpiece
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This one of my favorite movies. It has an awesome romance. It has one of the toughest and most lovable female leads to grace the screen in Sally. In Jack we have a classic mid-life crisis, a fall from grace, and a reinvention. Jack's voyage of self discovery draws us in almost tragically. With a 76 minute run time, every detail in every screen is used and that economy truly enhances the experience. The Two Faced Politician/Mayor is an example of the attention paid to detail here as the fantasy is most effective when mirroring reality.

If you have to limit your film library to a dozen titles--The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) would be a worthy entry. In my many watchings it has managed to stay fresh and relevant.
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RELLECReviewed in the United States on July 27, 2018
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Great gift
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Classic! Great price and came in perfect condition.
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