Book (ed., Paul A. Woods): "A Child's Garden of Nightmares", 2002.
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[Becoming a movie director] "There was one moment, and it happened in school. I had a big final exam--we were supposed to write a 20-page report on this book about Houdini [Harry Houdini
]. I probably would have loved reading it, but I didn't, so I just decided to make a little super-8 movie based on it. I tied myself to the railroad tracks and all that. I mean, this is kid stuff, but it impressed...
He was originally set to direct The Addams Family
(1991). It was reported that he would direct a 3D stop motion animation adaptation, which was confirmed by Christopher Meledandri
but the project was scrapped on July 17, 2013.
Often includes an exterior shot of a house or other structure with a character peering out of a window