tim burton

Film

'Mars Attacks!' Was the Disaster Movie That Ravaged Disaster Movies

'Mars Attacks!', which is about to turn 20, came out the same year as many other big-budget disaster movies, but the cult classic couldn't be more different from its rivals.
Julian Cornell
11.28.16
Art

3D Sculptor Brings Victorian Fantasy Figures to Life

Danny Van Ryswyk creates surreal, lifelike artworks, with the aid of 3D software.
Nicole Walsh
8.2.15
Art

Here’s What David Lynch Would Look Like as a House

Federico Babina illustrates houses inspired by the signature style of 27 film directors.
Annie Armstrong
6.19.15
Film

A Documentary on the Aborted Nicolas Cage/Tim Burton Superman Movie Is Coming Soon

Whatever happened to <i>Superman Lives</i>? Jon Schnepp wanted to find out the real story behind the failed Tim Burton movie, so he made a documentary about it.
Julia Prescott
9.25.14
Interviews

This Model Has Buzzwords Tattooed All over His Body

Vin Los is a 24-year-old Montreal model who has covered his face and body in tattoos that look like they're written in Sharpie. We talked to him about whether or not he realizes those face tattoos are forever.
Stephanie Mercier Voyer
7.16.14
the vice reader

Behind the Big Eyes

Walter Keane, the subject of an upcoming Tim Burton biopic, reaped a fortune back in the 60s painting weeping waifs with hypnotic, saucer-size eyes. But it was his long-suffering wife, Margaret, toiling down in his basement studio, who painted the art...
Adam Parfrey
5.7.14
The Book Report

If You Haven't Read 'Frankenstein,' Just Watch 'Frankenhooker'

Prior to teaching <i>Frankenstein</i>, my knowledge of the plot was cobbled together from loosely interpreting Tim Burton films, the moment from the 1931 film adaptation when Dr. Frankenstein screams, “It’s alive! It’s alive!,” and a 1998 Twix...
Krystal Languell
11.11.13
shorties

Meeting Johnny Depp's Fans

We met them outside the London premiere of Dark Shadows and asked them about rape and stuff.
VICE Staff
5.14.12