Top 6 Corpse Bride Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Corpse Bride facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Corpse Bride film message.

In Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005), after Emily tells Victor that he has set her free, she turns into butterflies and they scatter, her having found peace. This implies that those in the Land of the Dead are still holding onto something, and that's why they're there.
In Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005), after Emily tells Victor that he has set her free, she turns into butterflies and they scatter, her having found peace. This implies that those in the Land of the Dead are still holding onto something, and that's why they're there.

In Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, the arm of the bride that was exposed, is the only part of her with no flesh left.

Corpse Bride Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The puppets used had automaton like framework. Instead of replaceable heads used in prior films, each puppet had a series of finely tuned gears in the skull. Each clockwork piece was controlled by a small key, and allowed intensely detailed facial expressions.

Corpse Bride Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The piano brand is "Harryhausen" a tribute to Ray Harryhausen, who was considered to be the father of stop go animation. (Low quality photo)
    The piano brand is "Harryhausen" a tribute to Ray Harryhausen, who was considered to be the father of stop go animation. (Low quality photo)

Corpse Bride Hidden Details

1 - The "Solemn Village Boys"'s eyes dilate with surprise as they widen when he recognizes his grandfather, truly incredible attention to claymation detail.
The "Solemn Village Boys"'s eyes dilate with surprise as they widen when he recognizes his grandfather, truly incredible attention to claymation detail.
Corpse Bride poster
Corpse Bride poster

Corpse Bride Plot

When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Corpse Bride. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Director Tim Burton
Stars Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Emily Watson, Tracey Ullman
IMDB score 7.3