Edward Scissorhands Movie Review 1990

Information and Film Reviews for Edward Scissorhands the Movie

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3.0 4.0 from 1 reviews

Depp's a young man created by loony scientist Price, who dies before he can attach hands to his boy-creature. Then the boy is rescued from his lonely existence outside of suburbia by an ingratiating Avon lady. With scissors in place of hands, he has more trouble fitting into suburbia than would most new kids on the block, and he struggles with being different and lonely in a cardboard-cutout world. Visually captivating fairy tale full of splash and color, however predictable the Hollywood-prefab denouement.


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Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 100 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Fantasy, Coming of Age, Strained Suburbia, Adapted from a Cartoon, Robots & Androids, Flashback, Director/Star Teams: Burton & Depp
Tim Burton, Caroline Thompson
Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Vincent Price, Anthony Michael Hall, Alan Arkin, Kathy Baker, Conchata Ferrell, Caroline Aaron, Dick Anthony Williams, Robert Oliveri, John Davidson
Stefan Czapsky
Tim Burton
Danny Elfman
20th Century-Fox

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