“Beetlejuice” is a dark fantasy comedy film directed by Tim Burton, released in 1988. The movie follows the story of a recently deceased couple, Adam and Barbara Maitland, who become ghosts haunting their own home. When a new family moves in, they attempt to scare them away but eventually seek the help of an obnoxious and mischievous spirit named Beetlejuice, a “bio-exorcist,” to rid their house of the new inhabitants. Chaos ensues as Beetlejuice wreaks havoc with his unconventional methods, leading to unexpected consequences. The film stars Michael Keaton as Beetlejuice, alongside Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, and Winona Ryder.

Director: Tim Burton
Release Year: 1988
Starring: Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Winona Ryder picture of film