Yes, it would have been gothic, but his artistic style and mad sense of humor would have been a plus.
It would have been different in a bad way. He would have made the whole thing unnecessarily gothic.
what difference would it make? helena bonham carter is already in them!!
@1053130 (yddraigarian): Johnny Depp would be in them too.
They would have been 100 times more amazing. Tim Burton is insanely talented.
Thank god he didn't. They would have been terrible.
I would imagine that it'd be like My Immortal, only with coherent grammar and spellings that make sense.
They would have been awful
-Tim Burton Hater