After moving to Salem, Mass., teenager Max
Dennison (Omri Katz)
explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani (Thora
Birch) and their new
friend, Allison (Vinessa Shaw). After dismissing a story Allison tells as
superstitious, Max accidentally frees a coven of evil
witches (Bette Midler,
Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy) who used to live in the house. Now,
the help of a magical cat, the kids must steal the witches' book of spells
stop them from becoming immortal.
The Nightmare before Christmas
The film follows the misadventures of Jack
Halloweentown's beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored
with the same annual routine of frightening people in
the "real world."
When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, all
colors and warm spirits, he gets a new lease on life --
he plots to
bring Christmas under his control by kidnapping Santa Claus and
taking over the role. But Jack soon discovers even the best-laid
plans of mice and skeleton men can go seriously awry.