Best Tim Burton Characters

The Top Ten

1 Edward in Edward Scissorhands
2 Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas

He's so cool! How can anybody dislike him? He is cool, curious and (tries to be) loyal to children! His design is amazing too.

I JACK THE KING OF THE PUMPKIN PATCH! He is just amazing. Love you jack

Should be #1

3 Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

WHY IS HE ON HERE? JOHNNY DEPP SUCKS AS AN ACTOR AND COMPLETELY DESTROYED THE CHARACTER!

4 Beetlejuice in Beetlejuice

One of a kind yet still may remind you of characters from before

Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice

5 Victor in The Corpse Bride

OH DO FORGIVE ME! Please higher. He is amazing!

6 Sparky the Dog in Frankenweenie

AW SPARKY! HE IS SO CUTE and I LoVE HIM! Please higher

7 Edward D. Wood Jr. in Ed Wood
8 The Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland The Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland

Mad Hatter... Is just indescribably awesome! I love him so much! But, I like Edward better. So, #1, Edward Scissorhands, and #2, Mad Hatter.

We're all mad here.

9 The Penguin in Batman Returns
10 Catwoman in Batman Returns

The Contenders

11 Pee-Wee Herman in Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
12 Zero in Nightmare Before Christmas
13 Joker in Batman
14 Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
15 Charlie in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
16 Batman in Batman
17 Lydia Deetz in Beetlejuice Lydia Deetz in Beetlejuice
18 Ichabod Crane in Sleepy Hollow
19 Violet in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
20 Emily in Corpse Bride

Has a tragic backstory and beautiful personality

21 9 in 9
22 Edward Bloom in Big Fish
23 Bronwyn Bruntley in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Bronwyn Bruntley in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
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Top Remixes

1. The Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland
2. Emily in Corpse Bride
3. Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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1. Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas
2. Victor in The Corpse Bride
3. Edward in Edward Scissorhands
Adamshane1999
1. Beetlejuice in Beetlejuice
2. The Penguin in Batman Returns
3. Pee-Wee Herman in Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
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