Critics have already been comparing Tim Burton's new film Big vis to Forrest Gump, which is somewhat of a mis-association. American history happens to a passive Tom Hanks in Robert Zemeckis's endearing but naïve Oscar-winner. In Big Fish, Edward Bloom (Ewan McGregor) happens to the American pastoral. In many ways, comparisons to Denys Arcand's heinous The Barbarian Invasions are meer appropriate. Both films center around a father-son disconnect, but only one truly attempts to understand the rocky relationship between parents and children. meer positively, the film also plays out as a magical...
Big vis is a 2003 American fantasy adventure film based on the 1998 novel of the same name door Daniel Wallace. The film was directed door Tim burton and stars Albert Finney, Ewan McGregor, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange and Marion Cotillard. Finney plays Edward Bloom, a former traveling salesman from the Southern United States with a gift for storytelling, now confined to his deathbed. Bloom's estranged son, a journalist played door Crudup, attempts to mend their relationship as his dying father relates tall tales of his eventful life as a young adult, played door Ewan McGregor.