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Early Buzz: Tim Burton’s ‘Big Eyes’ Draws Varying Levels of Admiration I’m sure I’m not the only one who kind of forgot there’s a new Tim Burton movie coming out this year. That movie is called Big Eyes, and it tells the true story of Walter Keane (Christoph Waltz), who becomes famous as a painter, for his images of people with big eyes. The truth of his life, however, is that his wife Margaret, played by Amy Adams, is the actual talent. He’s been stealing her credit. With Burton, Waltz, Adams and a Christmas Day release date, Big Eyes sounds like a sure fire Oscar-contender.

‘Big Eyes’ Review: Tim Burton’s Most Personal Film In Years The Weinstein Company Twenty years after Tim Burton‘s greatest achievement, Ed Wood, he’s teamed up once again with screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszwewski to tell Margaret Keane’s story. Keane’s art was hugely popular in the 1950s and 1960s. Her bold, beautiful and beloved paintings of sad big-eyed children were even sold at hardware stores and gas stations. The problem was, she didn’t receive any credit for them. Her failed artist of a husband, Walter Keane (Christoph Waltz), took credit for her work.

Billy Bob Thornton Says 'Bad Santa 2' Won't Be as Good as the First We've been hearing about Bad Santa 2 intermittently from Billy Bob Thornton over the past couples years. The original film is now 11 years old, which means more time has passed than the time it took for Adam McKay and Will Ferrell to get Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues off the ground. Many fans have probably just assumed the project is dead and would never become a reality, but it sounds like the film is just stuck in the Hollywood development machine.

Tim Burton returns to his love of oddball real-life stories with Big Eyes, a biopic on Walter and Margaret Keane, the artistic duo responsible for the Big Eyed kid craze of the 1950s and 60s. The Weinstein Company and Yahoo! have just released the first poster featuring stars Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams.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.

Tim Burton returns to his love of oddball real-life stories with Big Eyes, a biopic on Walter and Margaret Keane, the artistic duo responsible for the Big Eyed kid craze of the 1950s and 60s. The Weinstein Company and Yahoo! have just released the first poster featuring stars Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams.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.

Animated Feature Underdogs Adds Ariana Grande, Nicholas Hoult and More The Weinstein Company today revealed the full English language voice cast of their upcoming animated family comedy Underdogs, which arrives from Academy Award winning Argentinean director Juan Jose Campanella. The talent includes pop star Ariana Grande, Nicholas Hoult (X-Men: Days of Future Past), Matthew Morrison ("Glee"), Katie Holmes (The Giver), John Leguizamo (Chef), Eugenio Derbez (Instructions Not Included), Taran Killam (12 Years a Slave), Bobby Moynihan ("Saturday Night Live") and Chazz Palminteri ("Rizzoli & Isles").

‘St. Vincent’ Review: Bill Murray Wallows in Feel-Good Clichés “St. Vincent” represents the kind of film that could simultaneously win Bill Murray an Oscar and leave an indelible black mark on his résumé. It's so thoroughly artificial that the Coke Zero you bought in the lobby will look like a shot of wheatgrass juice by comparison. See video: Bill Murray Gets Drunk, Visits Naomi Watts at Strip Club in ‘St. Vincent’ Trailer (Video) When it comes to feel-good clichés, “St.

I bring forth a little featurette called “Living Life” as well as a clip in which Bill Murray sort of sings along to Bob Dylan’s “Shelter From The Storm”. St. Vincent is such a Bill Murray movie in the best way possible and if you’re not convinced yet, there’s this great clip from the movie […] Read Bob Dylan and Living Life with Bill Murray in St. Vincent on Filmonic.

Watch: New Trailer For HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge' Starring Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Richard Jenkins And More We've said it before and we'll keep saying it—the line between TV and movies is continuing to blur, and we don't really care, as long as great stories are being told. Earlier this year, the HBO miniseries "Olive Kitteridge" screened in full at the Venice Film Festival, and why not? The talent is all top shelf, with Lisa Cholodenko directing a cast that includes Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Richard Jenkins, Zoe Kazan and more.

Watch: New Trailer For HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge' Starring Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Richard Jenkins And More We've said it before and we'll keep saying it—the line between TV and movies is continuing to blur, and we don't really care, as long as great stories are being told. Earlier this year, the HBO miniseries "Olive Kitteridge" screened in full at the Venice Film Festival, and why not? The talent is all top shelf, with Lisa Cholodenko directing a cast that includes Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Richard Jenkins, Zoe Kazan and more.

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