Beetlejuice (1988)

He's guaranteed to put some life in your afterlife.

  • Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1988-02-29
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 3521 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 32min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Geffen Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Tim Burton
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Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the undead newlyweds turn to an expert frightmeister, but he's got a diabolical agenda of his own.

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  • Michael Keaton

    as Betelgeuse
  • Geena Davis

    as Barbara Maitland
  • Alec Baldwin

    as Adam Maitland
  • Winona Ryder

    as Lydia Deetz
  • Catherine O'Hara

    as Delia Deetz
  • Jeffrey Jones

    as Charles Deetz
  • Glenn Shadix

    as Otho
  • Sylvia Sidney

    as Juno
  • Patrice Martinez

    as Receptionist
  • Dick Cavett

    as Bernard
  • Robert Goulet

    as Maxie Dean
  • Maree Cheatham

    as Sarah Dean
  • Susan Kellermann

    as Grace
  • Carmen Filpi

    as Messenger
  • Annie McEnroe

    as Jane Butterfield
  • Rachel Mittelman

    as Little Jane Butterfield
  • Hugo Stanger

    as Old Bill
  • Maurice Page

    as Ernie
  • J. Jay Saunders

    as Moving Man #1
  • Mark Ettlinger

    as Moving Man #2
  • Cindy Daly

    as 3-Fingered Typist
  • Tony Cox

    as Preacher
  • Duane Davis

    as Very Dumb Football Player
  • Simmy Bow

    as Janitor
  • Adelle Lutz

    as Beryl
  • Harry Belafonte

    as The Balladeer (voice) (uncredited)
  • Charles Schneider

    as The Hanging Man (uncredited)
  • Christine Bridges

    as Dancer at Dantes (uncredited)
  • Jack Angel

    as Preacher (voice)
Directing Tim Burton Director
Sound Danny Elfman Original Music Composer
Sound Richard L. Anderson Supervising Sound Editor
Writing Warren Skaaren Screenplay
Production Janet Hirshenson Casting
Production Jane Jenkins Casting
Art Bo Welch Production Design
Editing Jane Kurson Editor
Art Tom Duffield Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Aggie Guerard Rodgers Costume Design
Crew William Lee Scott Special Effects
Production Richard Hashimoto Producer
Production Larry Wilson Producer
Writing Larry Wilson Story
Writing Michael McDowell Screenplay
Writing Michael McDowell Story
Production Michael Bender Producer
Camera Thomas E. Ackerman Director of Photography
Art Catherine Mann Set Decoration
Crew Joe Day Special Effects
Costume & Make-Up Ve Neill Makeup Artist
Sound Steve Maslow Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Warren Hamilton Jr. Sound Editor
Sound Gregg Landaker Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Michael Cassidy Stunts
Sound Kevin O’Connell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Camera Jane O'Neal Still Photographer
Sound John B. Schuyler Boom Operator
Sound David E. Stone Sound Editor
Sound Mark Pappas Sound Editor
Sound David M. Ronne Production Sound Mixer
Directing Carol Sevilla Script Supervisor
Crew Fred Lerner Stunt Coordinator