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Tim Burton’s ‘Big Eyes’ Makes a Fascinating True Story Bland

Let’s be honest: the Tim Burton of the 2000s and beyond is a much different director than the goth weirdo we all fell in love with from the days of Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, and Ed Wood. Artists have to eat, but the Tim Burton...Show More Summary

Review: 'Big Eyes'

For "Big Eyes," director Tim Burton cast four of the biggest, widest eyes in contemporary movies. Two of them belong to Amy Adams, who plays painter Margaret Keane, creator of countless canvases of huge-orbed waifs mysteriously popular for a time but credited, for years, to her scoundrel of a...

'Big Eyes' the latest in Tim Burton's gallery of pop-art portraits

In the early 1990s, long before Tim Burton ever planned to make a movie about Margaret Keane, he traveled to Northern California to commission a portrait from the artist whose paintings of children with oversize, mournful eyes were a nearly inescapable backdrop to 1960s pop culture.

A 'real' portrait of 'Big Eyes' artist Margaret Keane

last monthArts : Culture Monster

Margaret Keane sighs softly and shifts uncomfortably in her seat. She's just been asked to describe what she felt the first time she saw "Big Eyes," the new Tim Burton film about her life and her art — paintings of waifish children with weepy saucer eyes that became ubiquitous in the...

A 'real' portrait of 'Big Eyes' artist Margaret Keane

Margaret Keane sighs softly and shifts uncomfortably in her seat. She's just been asked to describe what she felt the first time she saw "Big Eyes," the new Tim Burton film about her life and her art — paintings of waifish children with weepy saucer eyes that became ubiquitous in the...

Lana Del Rey’s Big Eyes Will Haunt You! Listen HERE!

Not her actual eyes, though, those are pretty haunting too! Lana Del Rey's song Big Eyes from the upcoming Tim Burton flick has been released, and it is magical! But not in a glittery magic kind of way. The film is about Margaret Keane, who was known for her big eyed children paintings in the 1950s and [...]

Princess Madeleine of Sweden Is Pregnant!

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Princess Madeleine of Sweden is expecting her second child - People George Clooney woos Downton Abbey's Elizabeth McGovern on set - Us Weekly Azealia Banks reveals why she has such a beef with Iggy - HuffPost Celebrity Tim Burton isShow More Summary

'Parenthood' Series Finale Date Announced

When will the series finale of Parenthood air?- Entertainment Weekly Watch Jimmy Kimmel help a fan with his proposal- Gossip Cop Lucy Hale has cancelled early dates on her tour – Just Jared Jr Why did Tim Burton direct Big Eyes?- Huffington Post Who is celebrating their birthday today?- DListed Melanie Iglesias shows some serious [...]

Exclusive: Tim Burton and Margaret Keane Gush Over Amy Adams

Amy Adams was recently nominated for a Golden Globe for her role in Big Eyes, Tim Burton's biopic about painter Margaret Keane, whose husband, Walter (Christoph Waltz), takes credit for her work in the '50s and '60s. Besides her nomination, there's even more of an endorsement of her casting in this exclusive video about Adams. Show More Summary

Why Tim Burton Made A Film About The 'Most Quiet, Under-The-Radar Feminist You've Ever Met'

Tim Burton's "Big Eyes" tells the story of an epic art fraud centered on "the most quiet, under-the radar feminist you've ever met." In many ways, Margaret Keane's story embodies the early women's movement. That, along with the riseShow More Summary

Into the woods of musicals’ sounds: Two critics on what sings on stage and screen

The impending opening of “Into the Woods” prompted music critic Anne Midgette and theater critic Nelson Pressley to compare notes on their very different takes on the last major movie of a Sondheim musical, Tim Burton’s “Sweeney Todd,” and on what makes a movie musical work.Read full article >>

CS Video: Tim Burton, Amy Adams and More on Big Eyes

With Christoph Waltz, Jason Schwartzman, Krysten Ritter & Danny Huston The post CS Video: Tim Burton, Amy Adams and More on Big Eyes appeared first on ComingSoon.net.

Girls on Film: 5 essential World War II movies directed by women

With her sophomore feature Unbroken, Angelina Jolie is the only female director releasing a film on December 25. And she is battling a number of notable male directors — including Rob Marshall, Tim Burton, and Clint Eastwood — for Christmas box office supremacy. Show More Summary

'Big Eyes': Movie review

"Big Eyes” is a solid film, but lacks Tim Burton's usual weirdness.

Margaret Keane’s Eyes Are Wide Open

Margaret Keane is 87 years old, an impish woman in a blue suit, a turtleneck, and jeans who’d been up until 3 o’clock in the morning December 15 for the MoMA premiere of Big Eyes, the new Tim Burton film about her, her husband, and the lies he told, very publicly,... More »

50 Uncanny Artworks

Pop surrealists and lowbrow artists owe a debt of gratitude to Margaret Keane — painter of melancholic, saucer-eyed little girls. Tim Burton’s Keane biopic … Read More

Cape Watch: Tim Burton Says We Need Happier Superheroes

This week, the man who managed to convince the world that Michael Keaton could fight crime unleashes his verdict on today's crop of superhero movies, and the gift that is the Sony leak keeps on giving. Here are the highlights of this week's superhero movie news. The post Cape Watch: Tim Burton Says We Need Happier Superheroes appeared first on WIRED.

Tim Burton Says He Plans to Make Beetlejuice 2 With Michael Keaton and Winona Ryder

More than 25 years have passed since Tim Burton’s 1988 cult classic Beetlejuice, and plans for a sequel have been in the works since at least 2012. It now appears that those plans are starting to move forward: Burton, speaking to MTV,...Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: This is theoretically what a Tim Burton porno would look like

Their appetites apparently not sated by Edward Penishands, Rod Wood, or Beetlejuice Bones Some Skank In The Dumpster Behind Arby’s, the merry pranksters of Nacho Punch have crafted their own approximation of a Tim Burton-directed pornographic film. Show More Summary

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