The long-gestating sequel to director Tim Burton’s hit fantasy comedy Beetlejuice is moving forward with a new writer. Released in 1988, Beetlejuice quickly became and has remained a favorite of Burton fans, thanks in large part to the helmer’s unique directorial sensibilities and the high-energy performance by Michael Keaton, who starred as the titular character. A ghost hired by a recently deceased couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) to scare away the humans occupying their home, Beetlejuice boasted a brilliant ensemble that also included Winona Ryder and Catherine O’Hara.
The teaming of Burton and Keaton in the film led to director to cast his star to play the lead in the blockbuster big screen adaptation of <a target="_blank" …
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