‘Frankenweenie’: The Reviews Are In!
For his latest foray into stop-motion animation, Tim Burton is reanimating “Frankenweenie,” a short film he made for Disney in the 1980s. The movie tells the story of a boy who brings his recently deceased dog backed to life with some unforeseen consequences.
“Frankenweenie” has charmed critics, for the most part, who aren’t counting it among Burton’s best, but find it worthwhile nonetheless.
Here is what the critics are saying about “Frankenweenie”:
The Story”Victor lives in the well-ordered city of New Holland (a stand-in for suburban Burbank, Calif., where Burton grew up). He is…