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Harvey Weinstein Praises 'Big Eyes' Screenwriters-Producers at Film's Premiere

At Monday night's premiere of "Big Eyes" on Monday at Gotham's MoMa, Harvey Weinstein applauded screenwriters and producers Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski for their persistence in bringing a difficult true story to the big screen, which took 11 long years. "I loved the script," said Weinstein. "I love Scott and Larry, but this was a tough movie to finance. It's a very esoteric subject matter. But the opportunity to work with [director Tim] Burton, it's a once in a lifetime experience for me." "Big Eyes," a quirky story of the bizarre relationship and battle between artist Margaret Keane (who was on hand) and her husband...

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