Blackpool plays host to The Killers

American rock band The Killers have released their latest music video, set in seaside town Blackpool.

Tim Burton at Blackpool Pleasure Beach Photo: © Blackpool Pleasure Beach

The latest video comes as part of a collaboration with Tim Burton. The experienced director is best known for blockbusters including Nightmare Before Christmas, Sweeney Todd and the Academy Award winning Alice in Wonderland, released in 2010.

Locations used in the 5 minute clip include Blackpool Tower’s Ballroom and Dungeon, and Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Horror Crypt, Trauma Towers and The Big One’s tunnel.

Here with Me‘ was filmed in early November, Blackpool Pleasure Beach posted a photo of Tim Burton ‘on set’, outside Alice’s Wonderland.

With a distinct eerie theme, the video also pays tribute to ‘The Lighthouse Man’, an oddity that can be found at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, also in Blackpool.

VIDEO: The Killers, Here With Me music video