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3.9
10,253 Ratings

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Directed by Henry Selick
United States, 1993
Animation, Musical

Synopsis

The skeletor king of Halloween Town, is bored with the same old bag of ghoulish tricks he uses for his annual scaring of humans on that special October night. This year, he is planning something particularly macabre for children to wake up to on Christmas morning.

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The Nightmare Before Christmas Directed by Henry Selick

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1994 | Nominee: Best Effects, Visual Effects

Stockholm International Film Festival

1994

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