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Author: Tim BurtonScott AlexanderLarry KaraszewskiLynette HowellDanny ElfmanAll authors
Publisher: [New York, New York] : The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment, Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Walter Keane became a worldwide celebrity and talk show fixture in the 1950s after he pioneered the mass production of prints of big-eyed kids, and used his marketing savvy to sell them cheaply. Unfortunately, he claimed to be the artist. That role was played by Margaret, his shy wife. The ruse broke up their marriage and led to a divorce and a dramatic courtroom battle to prove authorship of the paintings.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Feature films
Biographical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Margaret Keane; Walter Keane; Margaret Keane; Walter Keane
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Burton; Scott Alexander; Larry Karaszewski; Lynette Howell; Danny Elfman; Colleen Atwood; Rick Heinrichs; Bruno Delbonnel; Amy Adams; Christoph Waltz; Danny Huston; Jon Polito; Krysten Ritter; Jason Schwartzman; Terence Stamp; Weinstein Company,; Electric City Entertainment (Firm),; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 904257121
Language Note: In English or dubbed Spanish; optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes: Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: The making of Big Eyes.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Credits: Music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; editor, JC Bond ; production design, Rick Heinrichs ; director of photography, Bruno Delbonnel.
Cast: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Danny Huston, Jon Polito, Krysten Ritter, Jason Schwartzman, Terence Stamp.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: PG-13; for thematic elements and brief strong language.
Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (34 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 15 cm)
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Other Titles: Big eyes (Motion picture)
Big eyes (Motion picture).
Responsibility: the Weinstein Company presents ; a Tim Burton Electric City Entertainment production ; a Tim Burton film ; produced by Lynette Howell, Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski ; produced by Tim Burton ; written by Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski ; directed by Tim Burton.

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Walter Keane became a worldwide celebrity and talk show fixture in the 1950s after he pioneered the mass production of prints of big-eyed kids, and used his marketing savvy to sell them cheaply. Unfortunately, he claimed to be the artist. That role was played by Margaret, his shy wife. The ruse broke up their marriage and led to a divorce and a dramatic courtroom battle to prove authorship of the paintings.

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