The Nightmare Before Christmas  

A ghoulish tale with wicked humor & stunning animation.

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

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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.

Director: Henry Selick
Writer: Caroline Thompson

Release Date: 1993-10-09
Status: Released
Run time: 76 min / 1:16
Budget: $18,000,000
Revenue: $75,634,409
Production Companies : Tim Burton Productions, Skellington Productions Inc., Touchstone Pictures
Production Country: United States of America
Release Date: 1993-10-09
Status: Released
Run time: 76 min / 1:16
Budget: $18,000,000
Revenue: $75,634,409

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Danny Elfman
as Jack Skellington (singing) / Barrel / Clown with the Tear away Face (voice)
Chris Sarandon
as Jack Skellington (voice)
Catherine O'Hara
as Sally / Shock (voice)
William Hickey
as Dr. Finkelstein (voice)
Glenn Shadix
as Mayor (voice)
Paul Reubens
as Lock (voice)
Ken Page
as Oogie Boogie (voice)
Edward Ivory
as Santa Claus (voice)
Kerry Katz
Carmen Twillie
Randy Crenshaw
Debi Durst
Glenn Walters
Sherwood Ball
Greg Proops
Tim Burton
as Zero (voice)


Writing Michael McDowell Adaptation
Writing Caroline Thompson Screenplay
Production Tim Burton Producer
Production Denise Di Novi Producer
Production Don Hahn Producer
Sound Danny Elfman Original Music Composer
Camera Pete Kozachik Director of Photography
Editing Stan Webb Editor
Directing Henry Selick Director
Writing Tim Burton Writer
Visual Effects Mike Belzer Animation
Writing Mike Cachuela Storyboard
Visual Effects Rich Zim Animation
Visual Effects Joel Fletcher Animation
Visual Effects Lana Bernberg Animation
Visual Effects Paul Berry Animation
Visual Effects Kim Blanchette Animation
Visual Effects Stephen A. Buckley Animation
Visual Effects Angie Glocka Animation
Visual Effects Timothy Hittle Animation
Art Barry E. Jackson Art Department Manager
Visual Effects Paul Jessel Animation
Visual Effects Mike Johnson Animation
Visual Effects Owen Klatte Animation
Art Jorgen Klubien Art Department Manager
Visual Effects Justin Kohn Animation
Visual Effects Eric Leighton Animation Supervisor
Visual Effects Daniel Mason Animation
Visual Effects Loyd Price Animation
Visual Effects Anthony Scott Animation
Visual Effects Trey Thomas Animation
Visual Effects Harry Walton Animation
Visual Effects Ken Willard Animation
Visual Effects Tamara Khalaf Animation
Crew Jeannine Berger Post Production Consulting

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