Burton attended Providencia Elementary School in Burbank. Burton went to Burbank High Schoolbut he was not a particularly good student.
The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Fathers are portrayed in a negative light in his films. Often shows factory assembly line sequences e. Edward ScissorhandsCharlie and the Chocolate Factory9 Most his films tend to be either dark or colorful, and sometimes contain scenes of both.
Affectionate homages to the films of his childhood Long unwashed hair, black clothing and large sunglasses His characters are often friendly and optimistic despite their bleak surroundings Effective use of musical interludes Extremely dark Gothic atmosphere in buildings and set design Many of his films prominently feature castles, churches or other old buildings His stories are often set in non specific locations and incorporate elements from Britain and America His antagonists are often coldly superior, brutal and thuggish but avoid getting noticed by other characters His heroes are often neurotic, somewhat cowardly and bizarre yet also intelligent and highly moral Often includes an exterior shot of a house or other structure with a character peering out of a window.
Trivia 55 At the end of BeetlejuiceBeetlejuice metamorphoses into a bizarre creature with a merry-go-round on his head.
On the top of this merry-go-round is a smiling skull which became Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas He has an interest in clowns, and his films will often include them or make reference to them.
Engaged to Lisa Marie from Lives in Ojai California and New York.
Is a "Bollywood" fan. Nearly everywhere he goes, he carries a pocket-size sketchbook and a small watercolor kit. Younger brother Daniel Burton is also an artist. Was voted the 49th Greatest Director of all time by Entertainment Weekly, being the youngest director on this list of He was hired as the director of the failed Superman movie.
Is a big fan of "nudie" director Russ Meyer. Played water polo and swam for Burbank High School in California. Has made eight films with Johnny Depp: Is a big fan of Italian director Mario Bava.
He also appeared in two documentaries about Bava.
Grew up in Burbank on Evergreen Street, and his family lived in the block, near Valhalla Cemetary. Was working on a documentary about Vincent Pricecalled "Conversations with Vincent".
Was slated to direct The Fly with Michael Keaton in the lead role, but he backed out and David Cronenberg took over. Was originally set to do a re-make of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari in the early s. There were conversations of directing the Broadway musical version of his film Batman in The opening night would have been after but the project was abandoned.
Jurassic Park then came out, and to avoid comparison, he made it as Mars Attacks! In Octoberhe began his relationship with actress Helena Bonham Carterwhom he met while filming Planet of the Apesand she has appeared in all of his subsequent films.
They live in adjoining houses with a hallway that connects the two homes, they have a son, Billy-Ray Burton, born on October 4,and a girl, Nell Burton, born on December 15, The best opinions, comments and analysis from The Telegraph.
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