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João Eça's rating of the film Frankenweenie

After the absolute disaster that was Alice and the so-so Dark Shadows, it's good to see Burton come back to a much more visually complex movie. It's not a great Burton - it seems that his universe has to have an increasing number of monsters, characters and sub-plots to keep the attention of the spectator - and it doesn't surpass the 1984 short, but he proves himself at ease in Frankenstein territory (as expected).