The Weinstein Company has revealed that Tim Burton's biographical drama Big Eyes will be hitting theaters December 25, 2014. Director Morten Tyldum's Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game has been given a November 21, 2014 release date.
Big Eyes stars Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz. It tells the true story of artist Margaret Keane, who because famous for painting big-eyed children in the 1950s. It also explores the relationship between her and her husband, Walter, who took credit for her work. He lived the high life while she toiled in relative anonymity in the Bay Area.
Exhibitor Relations made the announcement on Twitter yesterday afternoon.
Tim Burton's BIG EYES will drop Christmas Day 2014 from Weinstein Co. Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz star.— Exhibitor Relations (@ERCboxoffice) May 1, 2014
Director Morten Tyldum's Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley. The film centers on the life of the English mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, computer scientist, criminally prosecuted homosexual, and tortured soul that committed suicide by eating a cyanide-laced apple.