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16,352 Ratings

Edward Scissorhands

Directed by Tim Burton
United States, 1990
Fantasy, Drama, Romance


A sensitive young man with scissors for hands moves in with a well-meaning family in the suburbs and quickly discovers what it means to be an outsider in this visually-astounding fable.

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Edward Scissorhands Directed by Tim Burton

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1991 | Nominee: Best Makeup

BAFTA Awards

1992 | Winner: Best Production Design

1992 | 3 nominations including: Best Costume Design

Golden Globes (USA)

1991 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1990 | 3rd place: Best Cinematographer

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