Lana Del Rey Talks Big Eyes

The haunting and awards buzzy Big Eyes theme song by Lana Del Rey got a big push with an industry lunch on Wednesday in West Hollywood.

Harvey Weinstein and Oscar contender Amy Adams┬áturned out along with the song’s co-writer Daniel Heath. Big Eyes will be competing for best original┬ásong at the Golden Globes tonight, and has an excellent shot at an Oscar nom on Thursday.

Del Rey told me that it wasn’t hard coming up with inspiration for a summary song for a Tim Burton movie about Margaret Keane (Adams) reclaiming her art, and that it was an extra thrill having her song played during the surreal supermarket scene in which Keane imagines everyone with “big eyes.”

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Posted on by Bill Desowitz in Below the Line, Clips, Movies, Music

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