True stories make good films. Crazy true stories make even better films.
I kept forgetting that Bela Lugosi wasn’t really in this film. I also kept forgetting that Sarah Jessica Parker is usually not very good in movies.
Best way to film a movie about Ed Wood? Make it look like a movie by Ed Wood.
Not one single thing. See? It can be done!
Finally, a Tim Burton / Johnny Depp collaboration I can enjoy.
In some ways, Tim Burton is a modern day Ed Wood, so nobody else could have pulled this off quite as well.