8 Amazing, Behind-the-Scenes Photos from BEETLEJUICE!

Beetlejuice is one of those beloved, quotable, hilariously creepy movies that you can’t tear your eyes away from. In fact, it’s so beloved that after failed attempts at a sequel in the ‘90s, talks of a potential sequel have recently emerged again!

To trigger your nostalgia and get you all hyped up for the CAPA Summer Movie Series screenings on July 12 and 13, here’s 10 fascinating, behind-the-scenes photos from Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice! Here we go!

1) Artist Ve Neil works on Beetlejuice’s iconic look that won the 1989 Academy Award for best makeup. Tim Burton said of the makeup, “I wanted to make them look cheap and purposely fake-looking.”

2) Here, set designers are sculpting the scary face that Adam Maitland dons to scare away the Deetzs.

3) Set designers sculpt the creepy snake that appears in the film.

4) Barbara Maitland’s scary face to attempt to chase off the new tenants of her home.

5) Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis jokingly pose together in costume on set.

6) Alec Baldwin and Winona Ryder on set together.

7) Winona Ryder posing with one of the monsters.

8) The crazy stop-animation that was required for so many of the scenes!

Enjoy our CAPA Summer Movie Series showing of Beetlejuice this Wednesday, July 12, and Thursday, July 13, at 7:30pm nightly. Tickets are $5 at the door, or $30 for a strip of 10 tickets. The full movie schedule is available here.

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