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BIG FISH

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Big Fish

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
Limited Release Date:
12/25/03
Wide Release Date:
01/09/04
performer:
Albert Finney, Ewan McGregor, Helena Bonham Carter, Steve Buscemi, Billy Crudup, Danny DeVito, Jessica Lange, Alison Lohman, Matthew McGrory
director:
Tim Burton
distributor:
Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment
author:
John August
genre:
Sci-fi and Fantasy, Drama

We gave it a B

A box of chocolates that turns into a box of Kleenex. Director Tim Burton serves up Southern gothic tall tales with a matter-of-fact fancy that is very pleasing, yet the movie milks the audience when it should soar. With the spectacularly ingratiating Ewan McGregor.

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