endless list of my favorite movies→ big fish (2003); tim burtona man tells his stories so many times that he becomes the stories. they live on after him, and in that way he becomes immortal.
“I had to fight for it,” she [Helena] recalls. “More than for anything else I’ve done. I’ve been wanting to play the part since I was 13 - when I first saw the show.” Tim said, ‘Well, you can try, but there’s no guarantee you’re going to get the part’.”