FlickDirect US  |  FlickDirect UK
Sign Up  |  Login: 
Entertainment News Movie Reviews Movie Showtimes
Now Playing/Coming SoonAction/AdventureAnimation/FamilyComedyDrama/SuspenseHorrorSci-Fi/FantasyTelevision

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Check in with friends to Edward Scissorhands with the Movie Clock app. Get it now for FREE!
Own It:
Buy Edward Scissorhands from Amazon
Purchase Edward Scissorhands from Apple
Add To My Movie Favorites Rent  Edward Scissorhands
Overview News Reviews Photos Trailers/Clips
Edward Scissorhands poster
Cast: , , , ,
Released:  Friday, December 07, 1990  United States of America
Length:  105 minutes
Studio: Warner Bros.
Genre: Drama/Suspense, Comedy
Rating: Edward Scissorhands is rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of AmericaSome material may be inappropriate for children under 13.


A suburban fairy tale with incredibly imaginative sets, an Avon lady, Peg Boggs (Dianne Wiest), discovers the half-finished experiment--a man/monster named Edward (Johnny Depp)--of a mad scientist (played magically by (Vincent Price) living in the neighborhood's old abandoned castle. The scientist died before replacing the shy man's large shears with real hands. When Peg attempts to bring Edward into her suburban world, to live among her skeptical family (husband Alan Arkin) and daughter Winona Ryder) and gossipy neighbors, his hands--dangerous yet capable of creating things of great beauty--make for some awkward, funny, and poignant situations: Edward as a topiary gardener, Edward as a cutting-edge hair stylist. EDWARD SCISSORHANDS is a story about tolerance, difference, and creativity as much as it is a story of a young man's coming of age (the young man in question is, of course, a monster). In the ironically surreal world of Edward's suburban community, he must try to find his place in it, and in the world at large.

Purchase your copy of Edward Scissorhands today atPurchase Edward Scissorhands On Amazon

Download Edward Scissorhands From iTunesDownload Edward Scissorhands On iTunes