Big Eyes is a 2014 American biographical drama film directed by Tim Burton, written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski and starring Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz. The film is about the life of American artist Margaret Keane —famous for painting and drawing portraits of people with big eyes.
Directed and produced by Tim Burton, BIG EYES is based on the true story of Walter Keane (Christoph Waltz), who was one of the most successful painters of the 1950s and early 1960s.
- drama, biography
Big Eyes. (1,779) IMDb 7.0 1h 45min 2014 X-Ray PG-13. From visionary director Tim Burton (EDWARD SCISSORHANDS) comes the outrageous true story of one of the most extensive art frauds in the 20th century. Starring Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams.
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Dec 25, 2014 · Walter Keane claimed to paint the Big Eyes until his death. Ruling: Fact. Walter (played by Christoph Waltz in the movie) claimed he was inspired by the starving, orphaned children he saw in his ...
- Eliana Dockterman
Drama The true story of awakening painter Margaret Keane, whose husband committed fraud, selling her beloved paintings of big-eyed children as his own work.
- Tim Burton
- Amy Adams
In the movie, Amy Adams character reasons that she paints the eyes big because the "eyes are the windows to the soul," a sentiment that the real Margaret Keane has echoed herself. "Children do have big eyes," says Margaret. "When I'm doing a portrait, the eyes are the most expressive part of the face.
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In the 1990s, Tim Burton, a Keane art collector and director of the 2014 biographical film Big Eyes about the life of Margaret Keane, commissioned the artist to paint a portrait of his then-girlfriend Lisa Marie. Keane's art was bought and presented to the United Nations Children's Fund in 1961 by the Prescolite Manufacturing Corporation.