This site is games | books | films

Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice (1988) on IMDb

Say it once… Say it twice… But we dare you to say it THREE TIMES

Beetlejuice (or Beetle Juice) is a 1988 American fantasy comedy film directed by Tim Burton, produced by the Geffen Company, and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. The plot revolves around a recently deceased couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) who become ghosts haunting their former home, and an obnoxious, devious poltergeist named Betelgeuse (pronounced and occasionally spelled Beetlejuice in the movie and portrayed by Michael Keaton) from the Netherworld who tries to scare away the new inhabitants (Catherine O’HaraJeffrey Jones, and Winona Ryder).

Beetlejuice was a critical and commercial success, grossing US$73.7 million from a budget of US$15 million. It won the Academy Award for Best Makeup and three Saturn AwardsBest Horror FilmBest Makeup, and Best Supporting Actress for Sylvia Sidney. The film’s success spawned an animated television series, video games, and a 2018 stage musical.

This is a poster for Beetlejuice. The poster art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor of the film, Warner Bros., the publisher of the film or the graphic artist, Carl Ramsey.
This is a poster for Beetlejuice. The poster art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor of the film, Warner Bros., the publisher of the film or the graphic artist, Carl Ramsey.

Scroll to Top