Tim Burton Productions

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Tim Burton Productions
Company type Private
Founded1985;39 years ago (1985)
Founder Tim Burton
Headquarters Burbank, California [1] ,
United States
Key people
Tim Burton (president)
Denise Di Novi (president)
ProductsMotion pictures, television
OwnerTim Burton
Divisions Burton Projects
Skellington Productions (formerly)

Tim Burton Productions is an American film and television production company founded by Tim Burton in the mid-1980s. Denise Di Novi once headed the banner from 1989 to 1996. [2] The company was not usually credited on films directed or produced by Burton.




release date
Edward Scissorhands December 7, 1990 Tim Burton 20th Century Fox
Batman Returns June 19, 1992Tim Burton Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Comics, Polygram Pictures Warner Bros. Pictures
The Nightmare Before Christmas October 29, 1993 Henry Selick Touchstone Pictures, [lower-alpha 1] Skellington Productions Buena Vista Pictures Distribution
Cabin Boy January 7, 1994 Adam Resnick Touchstone Pictures, Skellington Productions
Ed Wood September 30, 1994Tim BurtonTouchstone Pictures
Batman Forever June 16, 1995 Joel Schumacher Warner Bros. Pictures, [4] DC Comics, PolyGram Pictures [5] Warner Bros. Pictures
Mars Attacks! December 13, 1996Tim Burton
James and the Giant Peach April 12, 1996 Henry Selick Walt Disney Pictures, Allied Filmmakers, Skellington Productions Buena Vista Pictures Distribution
Corpse Bride September 23, 2005 Mike Johnson
Tim Burton
Laika, Patalex II ProductionsWarner Bros. Pictures
9 September 9, 2009 Shane Acker Focus Features, [4] Relativity Media, [6] Lux Animation [7] Focus Features
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter June 22, 2012 Timur Bekmambetov Bazelevs Company, Dune Entertainment 20th Century Fox
Frankenweenie October 5, 2012Tim BurtonWalt Disney Pictures Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Big Eyes December 25, 2014Tim BurtonElectric City Entertainment, Silverwood Films The Weinstein Company
Alice Through the Looking Glass May 27, 2016 James Bobin Walt Disney Pictures, Roth Films, Team ToddWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Dumbo March 29, 2019Tim BurtonWalt Disney Pictures, Infinite Detective Productions, Secret Machine Entertainment
Beetlejuice Beetlejuice September 6, 2024Tim BurtonWarner Bros. Pictures, Plan B Entertainment Warner Bros. Pictures


TitleYears aired
in U.S.
Beetlejuice 1989–91 Tim Burton Nelvana Limited, The Geffen Film Company, Warner Bros. Television Warner Bros. Television Distribution ABC
Family Dog 1993 Brad Bird Amblin Television, Warner Bros. Television, Universal Television, Nelvana Limited Warner Bros. Television Distribution, NBCUniversal Television Distribution CBS
Wednesday 2022–present Alfred Gough
Miles Millar
MGM Television, Millar Gough Ink, Toluca Pictures Netflix Streaming Services Netflix


  1. The Nightmare Before Christmas was reissued as a Walt Disney Pictures release in 2006. [3]

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