Edward Scissorhands is a 1990 American romantic dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton.
It was produced by Burton and Denise Di Novi, and written by Caroline Thompson from a story by her and Burton.
Edward's scissor hands were created and designed by Stan Winston.
Edward Scissorhands was released to positive feedback from critics, and was a financial success.
She finds Edward alone and offers to take him to her home after discovering he is virtually harmless.
Peg introduces Edward to her family: her husband Bill, their young son Kevin, and their teenage daughter Kim.
Burton conceived Edward Scissorhands from his childhood upbringing in suburban Burbank, California.
During pre-production of Beetlejuice, Caroline Thompson was hired to adapt Burton's story into a screenplay, and the film began development at 20th Century Fox, after Warner Bros. Edward Scissorhands was then fast tracked after Burton's critical and financial success with Batman.
The family come to see Edward as a kind person, though Kim is initially fearful of him.
The Boggs' neighbors are curious about their new house guest, and the Boggs throw a neighborhood barbecue welcoming Edward.