Mayor of Halloween Town
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Mayor of Halloween Town (Character)
from The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

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The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Mayor: Jack, please, I'm only an elected official here, I can't make decisions by myself!

Mayor: How horrible our Christmas will be!
Jack Skellington: *No.*
[the Mayor switches to his upset face]
Jack Skellington: How *jolly*!
Mayor: Oh. How *jolly* our Christmas will be.

Mayor: [singing] What a splendid idea! This Christmas sounds fun. I fully endorse it -
[while shooing away a bat he switches his face to look unhappy]
Mayor: let's try it at once!

Mayor: The King of Halloween has been blown to smithereens! Skeleton Jack is now a pile of dust!
Lock, Shock, Barrel: Pile of dust! Pile of dust! Skeleton Jack is a pile of dust!

Sally: I had the most terrible vision.
Jack Skellington: That's splendid!
Sally: No - it was about your Christmas. There was smoke... and fire!
Jack Skellington: That's not *my* Christmas! *My* Christmas is filled with laughter, and joy... and this: my Sandy Claws outfit. I want you to make it.
Sally: Jack, please listen to me. It's going to be a disaster!
Jack Skellington: How could it be? Just follow the pattern!
[holds up design of outfit]
Jack Skellington: This part's red, the trim is white...
Sally: It's a mistake, Jack!
Jack Skellington: Now don't be modest. Who else is clever enough to make my Sandy Claws outfit?
Mayor: Next!
Jack Skellington: I have every confidence in you.
Sally: But it seems wrong to me. Very wrong.

Mayor: We've got to find Jack! There's only 365 days left until next Halloween!
Wolfman: 364!

Lock: [of Jack] There he is!
Barrel: Alive!
Shock: Just like we said!
Mayor: [throws Jack a ladder] Grab ahold, my boy!

Mayor: Terrible news, folks! The worst tragedy of our time! Jack has been blown to smithereens!


The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge (2004) (VG)
Mayor: And now, to present the award for most spines tingled by a non-corporeal being...

Mayor: [Locked in a cage] Oh, Jack. You don't know how happy I am to see your skull. I thought I'd be stuck up here forever.


Kingdom Hearts (2002) (VG)
Mayor: And now, allow me to introduce the master of terror, the king of nightmares... Jack Skellington!