Big Eyes

How to Make an Oscar-Winning Biopic In Five Easy Steps

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by Matt Singer 2 days ago
In cinematic circles, there are a few names for this time of year. Awards-minded individuals call the fall “Oscar season” because this is when the campaigning for little gold men gets particularly hot and heavy. The late film critic Roger Ebert used to call it “good movie season,” because the byproduct of all that campaigning was all of the studios’ most promising and intellectually stimulating titles getting released together in the span of two months. In recent years, I’ve started to call the fall by a different name: Biopic season, because barely a week goes by without a new biographical film.

Jason Schwartzman on 'Listen Up Philip,' Those 'Jurassic Park 4' Rumors and Being Related to Nic Cage

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by Mike Ryan October 13, 2014 10:56 AM
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Ahead, Schwartzman also talks about working with Tim Burton in the upcoming film ‘Big Eyes’ – a director Schwartzman’s admired since childhood – and explains what it’s like being related to Nicolas Cage.

'Big Eyes' Trailer: Tim Burton Opens the Windows to Amy Adams' Soul

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by Nick Romano September 19, 2014 09:45 AM
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The first footage of director Tim Burton's biopic of artist Margaret Keane has arrived with the 'Big Eyes' trailer, which first premiered on Yahoo Movies. As the Oscar race continues to heat up and more films reveal footage to the public, could Amy Adams' leading performance earn her more awards attention?