What is it?Sleepy Hollow is a 1999 American period horror film directed by Tim Burton. It is a film adaptation loosely inspired by the 1820 short story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow".
Hollow was constructed around a small duck pond. At a cost estimated at $1.3 million, and over a period of four months, 12 structures were built, several with detailed interiors, as well as exteriors.
- Johnny Depp - Ichabod Crane
- Christina Ricci -Katrina Van Tassel
- Michael Gambon -Baltus Van Tassel
- Miranda Richardson - Sra. Van Tassel
- Marc Pickering - Masbath
- Casper Van Dien -Brom Van Brunt
- Jeffrey Jones - reverend Steenwyck
- Ian McDiarmid - Doctor Lancaster
- Michael Gough -notari Hardenbrook
- Richard Griffiths - magistrat Philipse
- Christopher Walken -Hessian Horseman
- Martin Landau - Peter Van Garrett
- Christopher Lee - Burgomaster
- Lisa Marie - Lady Crane
Johnny Depp as Ichabod Crane: His belief in improved methods of justice, new investigative techniques and scientific procedures is resented by his superiors, who dispatch him north to the Hudson Valley and the small town of Sleepy Hollow.
Christina Ricci as Katrina Van Tassel: Ichabod's love interest and only heir to one of the neighborhood's richest farmers.
Miranda Richardson as Lady Van Tassel / Crone Sister: Wife of Baltus and stepmother of Katrina.
Marc Pickering as Young Masbath: An orphan who looks towards Ichabod as a father figure after his own father is murdered by the Horseman.
Sir Michael Gambon as Sir Baltus Van Tassel: Katrina's father. After Peter Van Garret is murdered, he is placed as the leader of the city.
Jeffrey Jones as Reverend Steenwyck: The town priest.
Casper Van Dien as Brom Van Brunt: A strong and arrogant aristocratic man who is somewhat romantically involved with Katrina.
Ian McDiarmid as Doctor Lancaster: The town doctor and surgeon in the village.
Michael Gough as Notary Hardenbrook: The town banker and possibly the oldest citizen in the town.
Christopher Walken as The Headless Horseman: A brutal and sadistic Hessian mercenary sent to America during the American Revolutionary War.
Claire Skinner as the Midwife Beth Killian: The town's Midwife.
Steven Waddington as Killian.
Richard Griffiths as Magistrate Philipse: The town's magistrate.
Sir Christopher Lee as the Burgomaster who sends Ichabod to investigate the murders at Sleepy Hollow.
Alun Armstrong as the High Constable
Martin Landau (previously won an Academy Award on Tim Burton's Ed Wood) portrays Peter Van Garrett with no dialogue; and is murdered by the Headless Horseman in the opening scene.
Lisa Marie as Lady Crane, Ichabod's mother (in flashbacks) who was involved in witchcraft and later painfully murdered by his strict religious father.
Peter Guiness as Lord Crane, Ichabod's father (in flashbacks) who was a devoutly religious man who tortured and killed his wife after he found her practising witchcraft.
|Academy Awards||Best Art Direction||Rick Heinrichs, Peter Young||won|
|Best Cinematography||Emmanuel Lubezki||nomination|
|Best Costume Design||Colleen Atwood||nomination|
|British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs)||Best Costume Design||Colleen Atwood||won|
|Best Production Design||Rick Heinrichs||won|
|Best Visual Effects||Jim Mitchell, Kevin Yagher, Joss Williams, Paddy Eason||nomination|
|Saturn Awards||Best Actress||Christina Ricci||won|
|Best Music||Danny Elfman||won|
|Best Horror Film||nomination|
|Best Direction||Tim Burton||nomination|
|Best Writing||Andrew Kevin Walker||nomination|
|Best Actor||Johnny Depp||nomination|
|Best Supporting Actor||Christopher Walken||nomination|
|Best Supporting Actress||Miranda Richardson||nomination|
|Best Costume Design||Collen Atwood||nomination|
|Make-up||Kevin Yagher, Peter Owen||nomination|
|Best Special Effects||Jim Mitchell, Joss Williams, Kevin Yagher, Mark S. Miller||nomination|
|MTV Movie Awards||Best Villain||Christopher Walken||nomination|
10 new Words:
Knight of death-cavaller de la mort