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1 Best Actress Golden Globe, which went to Amy Adams for Big Eyes this year

87 Age of the real-life Margaret Keane, who stills paints and exhibits her work at the Keane Eyes Gallery in San Francisco, California

1954 Year Margaret met Walter Keane in San Francisco

1970 Year Margaret confessed on a Honolulu radio show that all of the Big Eyes paintings were hers

2010 Year Tim Burton got involved in the Big Eyes film as a producer before becoming its director three years later

US$50,000 Or S$67,000 ­- the amount Walter charged for a Big Eyes painting

US$4 million Damages awarded to Margaret after the libel suit