The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Enter an extraordinary world filled with magic and wonder -- where every holiday has its own special land... and imaginative, one-of-a-kind characters! The Nightmare Before Christmas tells the heartfelt tale of Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, and all things that go bump in the night. Bored with the same old tricks and treats, he yearns for something more, and soon stumbles upon the glorious magic of Christmas Town! Jack decides to bring this joyful holiday back to Halloween Town. But as his dream to fill Santa's shoes unravels, it's up to Sally, the rag doll who loves him, to stitch things back together. This critically acclaimed movie milestone captured the heart and imagination of audiences everywhere with its Academy Award-nominated stop-motion effects, engaging Grammy-nominated music, and the genius of Tim Burton (Batman, Planet of the Apes). The Nightmare Before Christmas -- a delightful treat the whole family will enjoy!
  • Rated PG for Adult Situations, Mild Violence
Enter an extraordinary world filled with magic and wonder -- where every holiday has its own special land... and imaginative, one-of-a-kind characters! The Nightmare Before Christmas tells the heartfelt tale of Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, and all things that go bump in the night. Bored with the same old tricks and treats, he yearns for something more, and soon stumbles upon the glorious magic of Christmas Town! Jack decides to bring this joyful holiday back to Halloween Town. But as his dream to fill Santa's shoes unravels, it's up to Sally, the rag doll who loves him, to stitch things back together. This critically acclaimed movie milestone captured the heart and imagination of audiences everywhere with its Academy Award-nominated stop-motion effects, engaging Grammy-nominated music, and the genius of Tim Burton (Batman, Planet of the Apes). The Nightmare Before Christmas -- a delightful treat the whole family will enjoy!
  • Rated PG for Adult Situations, Mild Violence

Bonus Content

  • Play Movie in Sing-Along Mode

    Play Movie in Sing-Along Mode

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    Sing along with all your favorite songs as you watch the movie.
  • Play Movie with Audio Commentary

    Play Movie with Audio Commentary

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    Watch the movie with commentary from Producer Tim Burton, Director Henry Selick and Composer Danny Elfman.
  • Song Selection: "This Is Halloween"

    Song Selection: "This Is Halloween"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Jack's Lament"

    Song Selection: "Jack's Lament"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "What's This?"

    Song Selection: "What's This?"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Town Meeting Song"

    Song Selection: "Town Meeting Song"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Jack's Obsession"

    Song Selection: "Jack's Obsession"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Kidnap the Sandy Claws"

    Song Selection: "Kidnap the Sandy Claws"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Making Christmas"

    Song Selection: "Making Christmas"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Oogie Boogie's Song"

    Song Selection: "Oogie Boogie's Song"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Sally's Song"

    Song Selection: "Sally's Song"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Poor Jack"

    Song Selection: "Poor Jack"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • Song Selection: "Finale/Reprise"

    Song Selection: "Finale/Reprise"

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    Shriek along with these ghoulish tunes from the movie, or just lend an ear if you find singing to be particularly ghastly.
  • The Making of: The Beginning

    The Making of: The Beginning

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    Tim Burton and the filmmakers detail the early stages of the beloved film.
  • The Making of: Music

    The Making of: Music

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    Discover how Composer and Lyricist Danny Elfman expressed Tim Burton's unique vision through the timeless songs heard in the film.
  • The Making of: Storyboards

    The Making of: Storyboards

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    In the storyboard phase, visual representations are first drawn for each scene and then put together in sequential order.
  • The Making of: Art Direction

    The Making of: Art Direction

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    From camera angles to miniature sets, just about every detail of the film was meticulously plotted by the filmmakers.
  • The Making of: Puppets

    The Making of: Puppets

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    All of the character's puppet models are constructed in a process that takes them from their metal base to the final painted mold.
  • The Making of: Animation

    The Making of: Animation

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    An incredible mix of artistry and patience is required to produce the stop-motion magic of The Nightmare Before Christmas.
  • Deleted Storyboard: Behemoth Singing

    Deleted Storyboard: Behemoth Singing

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    In this unused storyboard sequence, we learn there may have been more to Behemoth than the overalls let on.
  • Deleted Storyboard: Oogie Boogie with Dancing Bugs

    Deleted Storyboard: Oogie Boogie with Dancing Bugs

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    Unused because of its difficulty to animate—take a look at this storyboard sequence where Oogie Boogie cuts a rug with some bugs.
  • Deleted Storyboard: Alternate Identity of Oogie Boogie

    Deleted Storyboard: Alternate Identity of Oogie Boogie

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    Although never used in the final film, Oogie Boogie was almost a mere alter ego for someone very close to Jack and Sally.
  • Deleted Animated Sequence: "Vampire Hockey Players"

    Deleted Animated Sequence: "Vampire Hockey Players"

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    Tim Burton almost had quite the grotesque cameo, but he was replaced by a pumpkin in the final film.
  • Deleted Animated Sequence: "Lock, Shock and Barrel"

    Deleted Animated Sequence: "Lock, Shock and Barrel"

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    Lock, Shock and Barrel settle in for a front-row seat while Oogie Boogie terrorizes Santa and Sally.
  • Deleted Animated Sequence: "Oogie Boogie Shadow Dance"

    Deleted Animated Sequence: "Oogie Boogie Shadow Dance"

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    The Boogie Man was never one to shy away from the spotlight, as is evident in this deleted dance sequence.
  • Tim Burton's Early Film: Frankenweenie (Uncut Version)

    Tim Burton's Early Film: Frankenweenie (Uncut Version)

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    Before Tim Burton gave us all nightmares, he created this electrifying short film that replaces Frankenstein's monster with a dog.
  • "What's This?" Jack's Haunted Mansion Holiday Tour

    "What's This?" Jack's Haunted Mansion Holiday Tour

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    Take a ride through Jack's Haunted Mansion Holiday and see how Disney Imagineers transformed an iconic Disneyland attraction.
  • Tim Burton's Original Poem Narrated by Christopher Lee

    Tim Burton's Original Poem Narrated by Christopher Lee

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    Hear Hollywood legend Christopher Lee narrate the poem that inspired the movie. Set over illustrations based on Tim Burton's art.
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas: Storyboard-To-Film Comparison

    The Nightmare Before Christmas: Storyboard-To-Film Comparison

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    See the final version of Jack's Christmas pitch to the people of Halloween Town next to the original storyboards.
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas: Theatrical Trailer

    The Nightmare Before Christmas: Theatrical Trailer

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    Open the gates to a place where every day is Halloween—that is until Jack Skellington spreads his unique version of Christmas joy.
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas: Teaser Trailer

    The Nightmare Before Christmas: Teaser Trailer

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    This trailer highlights Disney's long history with technology in filmmaking and heralds a new collaboration with Tim Burton.