You know when a person telling you their crazy dream from he night before and you groan as it seems to go on for 5 minutes. Well, drag that out to 90 minutes and you have this movie. It is an exercise in torture. So maybe it is in fact a very effective horror movie.
One of my favorites. This is when Burton was still fresh and edgy. At the time there was nothing else quite like this movie and I think still remains at the top of any movie like it since.
Keaton is amazing as the title character. He was not afraid to be completely weird. It’s pretty common now, but back then most movies did not have characters this far out there. That’s why this movie is a landmark in my mind.…