In the late 1950s and early '60s, artist Walter Keane achieves unbelievable fame and success with portraits of saucer-eyed waifs. However, no one realizes that his wife, Margaret, is the real painter behind the brush. Although Margaret is horrified to learn that Walter is passing off her work as his own, she is too meek to protest too loudly. It isn't until the Keanes' marriage comes to an end and a lawsuit follows that the truth finally comes to light.
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: The Weinstein Company, Silverwood Films, Electric City Entertainment, Tim Burton Productions
- Keyword: husband wife relationship, hawaii, artist, court case, biography, painting, based on true story, honolulu, hawaii, jehovah's witness, 1950s, 1960s
- Cast: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Danny Huston, Jon Polito, Krysten Ritter, Jason Schwartzman