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I grew up watching things like The Brain That Wouldn't Die
(1962) on Saturday afternoon television. There's a guy with his arm ripped off and blood smeared all over the wall. I never saw it as negative. I find that stuff, when it's not rooted in reality, to be cathartic.
At the end of Beetlejuice
(1988), Beetlejuice metamorphoses into a bizarre creature with a merry-go-round on his head. On the top of this merry-go-round is a smiling skull which became Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas
(1993). The latter movie had been a pet project of Burton's since his days as an animator at Disney.
Frequently features dead or dismembered dogs