Big Eyes 2014 Tim Burton Film | Margaret Keane Biopic

Updated: May 19

What's your review of Tim Burton's 2013 Big Eyes film with Amy Adams in the Margaret Keane biopic? #BigEyes #TimBurton #MargaretKeane Tim Burton‘s biopics are glorious but underrated, and Big Eyes is no exception to this. Did you see the trailer and then rush out to see the full movie or buy the DVD or blu ray? I’d love to know your own reviews if you saw it in the cinema or streamed it online! You can scroll down for more information, or check out the Rotten Tomatoes rating, IMDb page, or Wikipedia article!

About Tim Burton’s Big Eyes Movie

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Alternative titles (from Letterboxd): Ojos grandes, Μεγάλα Μάτια, Olhos Grandes, Les grands yeux, 빅 아이즈, Очиська

Directed by Tim Burton

Produced by Tim Burton, Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski, Lynette Howell

Written by Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski

Starring Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Danny Huston, Jon Polito, Krysten Ritter, Jason Schwartzman, Terence Stamp

Music by Danny Elfman

Cinematography: Bruno Delbonnel

Edited by JC Bond

Production companies: Electric City Entertainment, Silverwood Films, Tim Burton Productions

Distributed by The Weinstein Company

Release date: December 15, 2014 (New York City), December 25, 2014 (United States)

Running time: 106 minutes

Budget: $10 million

Box office: $29.3 million

Big Eyes Plot from Wikipedia: “The film is about the life of American artist Margaret Keane—famous for painting and drawing portraits of people with big eyes. It follows the story of Margaret and her husband, Walter Keane, who took credit for Margaret's phenomenally successful and popular paintings in the 1950s and 1960s. It follows the lawsuit and trial.”

Big Eyes Soundtrack Songs Track List (Big Eyes: Music From the Original Motion Picture)

Label: Interscope Records

Big Eyes Lana Del Rey

Bludan Cast of Big Eyes

Doxy Miles Davis & Sonny Rollins

Hey Now The Red Garland Trio

Tropicville Cast of Big Eyes

Rik-A-Tik The Lively Ones

A Minor Goof Cal Tjader

I Can Fly Del Rey

Opening Danny Elfman

Who's the Artist?




End Credits

Big Eyes Cast and Characters

Amy Adams Margaret Keane

Christoph Waltz Walter Keane

Danny Huston Dick Nolan

Krysten Ritter Dee-Ann

Jason Schwartzman Ruben

Terence Stamp John Canaday

Jon Polito Enrico Banducci

Delaney Raye Young Jane

Madeleine Arthur Older Jane

James Saito Judge

Farryn VanHumbeck Lily

Guido Furlani Dino Olivetti

Elisabetta Fantone Olivetti Girl

Emily Maddison 2nd Olivetti Girl (as Emily Bruhn)

Brent Chapman Factory Boss

Gabe Khouth Dad at Art Show

Dylan Kingwell Boy at Art Show

Peter Kelamis Real Estate Guy

Billy Burton

Nell Burton

Music by Danny Elfman

Cinematography by Bruno Delbonnel

Film Editing by JC Bond

Casting By Nicole Abellera, Heike Brandstatter, Coreen Mayrs, Jeanne McCarthy

Production Design by Rick Heinrichs

Art Direction by Chris August (supervising art director), Nanci Noblett (as Nanci Noblett Starr)

Set Decoration by Craig K. Lewis (as Craig Lewis), John Micheletos, William Reyes Jr, Shane Vieau (key set decorator)

Costume Design by Colleen Atwood


For reference, below is a list of frequently asked questions and discussion topics! I'll answer some where possible!

Is Big Eyes a true story?


Who is Big Eyes based off of?

The life of Margaret Keane.

How much is a Big Eyes painting worth?

$1,000 to $40,000+

Who is Margaret Keane's daughter?


How does the movie Big Eyes end?


Who plays Walter Keane?

Christoph Waltz

Where are the Big Eyes paintings?

San Francisco

Why is Big Eyes PG 13?


Who was famous for painting portraits with expressive eyes?

Margaret Keane!

When did Big Eyes take place?

1950s and 1960s