The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
This is Halloween, everybody make a scene!
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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Cast

Tim Burton Tim Burton As: Zero (voice)
Danny Elfman Danny Elfman As: Jack Skellington (singing) / Barrel / Clown with the Tear away Face (voice)
Paul Reubens Paul Reubens As: Lock (voice)
Joe Ranft Joe Ranft As: Igor
Catherine O'Hara Catherine O'Hara As: Sally / Shock (voice)
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Storyline

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.


Tagline: This is Halloween, everybody make a scene!
Certification: PG

Details

Genres: Fantasy, Animation, Musical, Family

Language: English

Release Date: 09 October 1993

Country: United States

Runtime: 76m

Company Credits

Company: Walt Disney Pictures, Tim Burton Animation Company, Tim Burton Productions, Skellington Productions Inc., Touchstone Pictures

Budget: $24,000,000

Revenue: $75,634,409

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Directed By

Henry Selick

Henry Selick

Director

Writing Credits

Tim Burton

Tim Burton

Writer

Caroline Thompson

Caroline Thompson

Screenplay

Michael McDowell

Michael McDowell

Adaptation

Mike Cachuela

Mike Cachuela

Storyboard

Cast

Tim Burton

Tim Burton

Zero (voice)

Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman

Jack Skellington (singing) / Barrel / Clown with the Tear away Face (voice)

Paul Reubens

Paul Reubens

Lock (voice)

Joe Ranft

Joe Ranft

Igor

Catherine O'Hara

Catherine O'Hara

Sally / Shock (voice)

Glenn Shadix

Glenn Shadix

Mayor (voice)

Chris Sarandon

Chris Sarandon

Jack Skellington (voice)

William Hickey

William Hickey

Dr. Finkelstein (voice)

Greg Proops

Greg Proops

Harlequin Demon / Devil / Sax Player (voice)

Ken Page

Ken Page

Oogie Boogie (voice)

Daamen J. Krall

Daamen J. Krall

Additional Voices (voice)

Gary Schwartz

Gary Schwartz

Additional Voices (voice)

Judi M. Durand

Judi M. Durand

Additional Voices (voice)

David McCharen

David McCharen

Additional Voices (voice)

David J. Randolph

David J. Randolph

Additional Voices (voice)

Bobbi Page

Bobbi Page

Additional Voices (voice)

John Morris

John Morris

Santa Boy (voice)

Carmen Twillie

Carmen Twillie

Undersea Gal / Man Under the Stairs (voice)

Debi Durst

Debi Durst

Corpse Kid / Corpse Mom / Small Witch (voice)

Edward Ivory

Edward Ivory

Santa Claus (voice)

Doris Hess

Doris Hess

Additional Voices (voice)

Jesse McClurg

Jesse McClurg

Additional Voices (voice)

Ed Ivory

Ed Ivory

Santa Claus (voice)

Kerry Katz

Kerry Katz

Man Under Stairs / Vampire / Corpse Dad (voice)

Randy Crenshaw

Randy Crenshaw

Mr. Hyde / Behemoth / Vampire Corpse Dad (voice)

Glenn Walters

Glenn Walters

Wolfman (voice)

Sherwood Ball

Sherwood Ball

Mummy / Vampire (voice)

Elena Praskin

Elena Praskin

Additional Voices (voice)

Christina MacGregor

Christina MacGregor

Additional Voices (voice)

Susan McBride

Susan McBride

Big Witch / WWD. (voice)

Mia Brown

Mia Brown

Additional Voices (voice)

L. Peter Callender

L. Peter Callender

Additional Voices (voice)

Ann Fraser

Ann Fraser

Additional Voices (voice)

Jennifer Levey

Jennifer Levey

Additional Voices (voice)

Robert Olague

Robert Olague

Additional Voices (voice)

Trampas Warman

Trampas Warman

Additional Voices (voice)

Gary Raff

Gary Raff

Additional Voices (voice)

Production Crew

Tim Burton

Tim Burton

Producer

Denise Di Novi

Denise Di Novi

Producer

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Executive In Charge Of Production

Don Hahn

Don Hahn

Producer

Mary Gail Artz

Mary Gail Artz

Casting

Barbara Cohen

Barbara Cohen

Casting

Kevin Reher

Kevin Reher

Production Accountant

Kathleen Gavin

Kathleen Gavin

Co-Producer

Barbara Harris

Barbara Harris

ADR Voice Casting

Diane Minter Lewis

Diane Minter Lewis

Associate Producer

Davia Nelson

Davia Nelson

Casting

Phil Lofaro

Phil Lofaro

Associate Producer

Jill Jacobs

Jill Jacobs

Associate Producer

Kat Alioshin

Kat Alioshin

Assistant Production Coordinator

Jill Ruzicka

Jill Ruzicka

Production Coordinator

George Young

George Young

Production Coordinator

Edited By

Edie Ichioka

Edie Ichioka

Associate Editor

Stan Webb

Stan Webb

Editor

Edie Ichioka

Edie Ichioka

Associate Editor

Dale E. Grahn

Dale E. Grahn

Color Timer

Michael Kelly

Michael Kelly

Additional Editing

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Negative Cutter

Costume and Makeup

Not currently known.

Sound

Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman

Original Music Composer

Richard L. Anderson

Richard L. Anderson

Supervising Sound Editor

Bob Badami

Bob Badami

Music Editor

Ezra Dweck

Ezra Dweck

Foley

Chris Boardman

Chris Boardman

Conductor

Greg P. Russell

Greg P. Russell

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Mark McKenzie

Mark McKenzie

Orchestrator

Terry Porter

Terry Porter

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Joan Rowe

Joan Rowe

Foley

Shawn Murphy

Shawn Murphy

Scoring Mixer

Mary Andrews

Mary Andrews

Dialogue Editor

Mike Chock

Mike Chock

Sound Effects Editor

Hilda Hodges

Hilda Hodges

Foley

Joe Dorn

Joe Dorn

Dialogue Editor

James Christopher

James Christopher

Sound Effects Editor

Ralph Stuart

Ralph Stuart

Assistant Sound Editor

Visual Effects

Daniel Mason

Daniel Mason

Animation

Mike Johnson

Mike Johnson

Animation

Eric Leighton

Eric Leighton

Animation Supervisor

Loyd Price

Loyd Price

Animation

Anthony Scott

Anthony Scott

Animation

Bill Boes

Bill Boes

Modeling

Timothy Hittle

Timothy Hittle

Animation

Mike Belzer

Mike Belzer

Animation

Justin Kohn

Justin Kohn

Animation

Trey Thomas

Trey Thomas

Animation

Joel Fletcher

Joel Fletcher

Animation

Rich Zim

Rich Zim

Animation

Kim Blanchette

Kim Blanchette

Animation

Lana Bernberg

Lana Bernberg

Animation

Paul Berry

Paul Berry

Animation

Stephen A. Buckley

Stephen A. Buckley

Animation

Angie Glocka

Angie Glocka

Animation

Paul Jessel

Paul Jessel

Animation

Owen Klatte

Owen Klatte

Animation

Harry Walton

Harry Walton

Animation

Ken Willard

Ken Willard

Animation

Tamara Khalaf

Tamara Khalaf

Animation

Janeen Elliott

Janeen Elliott

3D Artist

Jason Smith

Jason Smith

Creature Technical Director

Paula Lucchesi

Paula Lucchesi

Modeling

Joel Friesch

Joel Friesch

Modeling

Nick Bogle

Nick Bogle

Modeling

Jeff Brewer

Jeff Brewer

Modeling

Marc Ribaud

Marc Ribaud

Modeling

Camera

Pete Kozachik

Pete Kozachik

Director of Photography

Eric Swenson

Eric Swenson

Camera Operator

David Hanks

David Hanks

Camera Operator

Ray Gilberti

Ray Gilberti

Camera Operator

Richard E. Lehmann

Richard E. Lehmann

Camera Operator

Jim Aupperle

Jim Aupperle

Camera Operator

Selwyn Eddy

Selwyn Eddy

Camera Operator

Jo Carson

Jo Carson

Camera Operator

Lighting

Not currently known.

Art Department

Norm DeCarlo

Norm DeCarlo

Sculptor

Kelly Asbury

Kelly Asbury

Assistant Art Director

Deane Taylor

Deane Taylor

Art Direction

Barry E. Jackson

Barry E. Jackson

Art Department Manager

Jorgen Klubien

Jorgen Klubien

Art Department Manager

Bill Boes

Bill Boes

Assistant Art Director

Greg Dykstra

Greg Dykstra

Sculptor

Shelley Daniels Lekven

Shelley Daniels Lekven

Sculptor

Kendal Cronkhite

Kendal Cronkhite

Assistant Art Director

Joel Friesch

Joel Friesch

Set Dresser

B.J. Fredrickson

B.J. Fredrickson

Background Designer

Randal M. Dutra

Randal M. Dutra

Sculptor

Gretchen Scharfenberg

Gretchen Scharfenberg

Set Dresser

Other Crew

Sarah Duran

Sarah Duran

Post Production Supervisor

Ariel Velasco-Shaw

Ariel Velasco-Shaw

Digital Effects Supervisor

Rebecca Ramsey

Rebecca Ramsey

Executive Visual Effects Producer

John Pospisil

John Pospisil

Special Sound Effects

Jeannine Berger

Jeannine Berger

Post Production Consulting

Peggy Hrastar

Peggy Hrastar

Scenic Artist

Miguel Ángel Poveda

Miguel Ángel Poveda

Post Production Supervisor

Loren Hillman-Morgan

Loren Hillman-Morgan

Scenic Artist

Linda Overbey

Linda Overbey

Scenic Artist

Tracy Barber

Tracy Barber

Post Production Assistant

Jennifer Clinard

Jennifer Clinard

Scenic Artist

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