The Best Movies Directed by Tim Burton

Reference reranked 6 of 19 total items on The Best Tim Burton Film. Check out the original list to vote on it yourself!
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  • Edward Scissorhands
    210 votes
    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest
    A scientist (Vincent Price) builds an animated human being -- the gentle Edward (Johnny Depp). The scientist dies before he can finish assembling Edward, though, leaving the young man with a freakish ...more
  • Beetlejuice
    208 votes
    Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis
    After Barbara (Geena Davis) and Adam Maitland (Alec Baldwin) die in a car accident, they find themselves stuck haunting their country residence, unable to leave the house. When the unbearable Deetzes ...more
  • Batman
    177 votes
    Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton, Kim Basinger
    Having witnessed his parents' brutal murder as a child, millionaire philanthropist Bruce Wayne (Michael Keaton) fights crime in Gotham City disguised as Batman, a costumed hero who strikes fear into ...more
  • Batman Returns
    158 votes
    Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer
    The monstrous Penguin (Danny DeVito), who lives in the sewers beneath Gotham, joins up with wicked shock-headed businessman Max Shreck (Christopher Walken) to topple the Batman (Michael Keaton) once ...more
  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
    165 votes
    Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman
    Evil Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman) lusts for the beautiful wife of a London barber (Johnny Depp) and transports him to Australia for a crime he did not commit. Returning after 15 years and calling ...more
  • Sleepy Hollow
    160 votes
    Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson
    Set in 1799, "Sleepy Hollow" is based on Washington Irving's classic tale "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow." Faithful to the dreamy custom-bound world that Irving paints in his story, the film mixes ...more