The Nightmare Before Christmas Script

Script by:Tim Burton (Writer), Michael McDowell (Adaptation), Caroline Thompson (Screenplay), Mike Cachuela (Storyboard)
Directed by:Henry Selick
Year:1993

Plot:Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as Christmas approaches, Jack's rag-doll girlfriend, Sally, tries to foil his misguided plans.
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Sweeney Todd Script

Script by:John Logan (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1936

Plot:The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.
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Sleepy Hollow Script

Script by:Andrew Kevin Walker (Screenplay), Washington Irving (Novel), Kevin Yagher (Screenstory), Andrew Kevin Walker (Screenstory)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1999

Plot:New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
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Planet of the Apes Script

Script by:William Broyles Jr. (Author), Lawrence Konner (Author), Mark Rosenthal (Author), Pierre Boulle (Author)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:2001

Plot:After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade.
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Edward Scissorhands Script

Script by:Tim Burton (Story), Caroline Thompson (Story), Caroline Thompson (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1990

Plot:A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
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Ed Wood Script

Script by:Rudolph Grey (Author), Scott Alexander (Screenplay), Larry Karaszewski (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1994

Plot:The mostly true story of the legendary "worst director of all time", who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless B-movies without ever becoming famous or successful.
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Corpse Bride Script

Script by:John August (Screenplay), Caroline Thompson (Screenplay), Pamela Pettler (Screenplay), Tim Burton (Characters), Carlos Grangel (Characters), Padraig Collins (Storyboard), Tim Watts (Storyboard), Alex Hillkurtz (Storyboard), Brendan Houghton (Storyboard), Chris Butler (Storyboard), Mike Cachuela (Storyboard), Matt Jones (Storyboard), Emily Mantell (Storyboard), Kaz (Storyboard)
Directed by:Tim Burton, Mike Johnson
Year:2005

Plot:Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living.
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Script

Script by:Roald Dahl (Author), John August (Screenplay), Roald Dahl (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:2005

Plot:A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
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Big Fish Script

Script by:Daniel Wallace (Author), John August (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:2003

Plot:Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures.
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Beetlejuice Script

Script by:Michael McDowell (Screenplay), Michael McDowell (Story), Larry Wilson (Story), Warren Skaaren (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1988

Plot:Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the undead newlyweds turn to an expert frightmeister, but he's got a diabolical agenda of his own.
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