This Friday, Tim Burton’s “Frankenweenie” hits theaters.
Adding to his spooky, wide-eyed oeuvre, the stop-motion animated adventure that plays off the classic “Frankenstein” and follows Vincent Frankenstein, a grade-school youth with a knack for science. But, instead of bringing a monster to life, Vincent works his magic on his departed pooch, Sparky.
Can Burton resurrect the creepy classic? Take