Mr. Movie

October 4, 2012

'Frankenweenie' brings fun with monsters, dogs, stop-motion animation

'Frankenweenie' is best in 3D, but even in ordinary dimensions Tim Burton's film is rich, deep and broad. It brilliantly captures the timelessness of youth and an era long lost.

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About Gary Wolcott

Gary Wolcott


Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.

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