â€œFrankenweenie,â€ a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to lifeâ€”with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victorâ€™s fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new â€œleash on lifeâ€ can be monstrous.
A stop-motion animated film, â€œFrankenweenieâ€ was filmed in black and white and rendered in 3D, which elevates the classic style to a whole new experience. The film is set to be released on October 5, 2012 and the voice cast ofÂ Catherine Oâ€™Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau, Charlie Tahan, Atticus Shaffer, Robert Capron, Conchata Ferrell and Winona Ryder.
“Frankenweenie” is the animated remake to one of Burton’s first films which was released in 1984.