Big Fish



Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures.

  1. Tim Burton


  2. Daniel Wallace


  3. John August


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ewan McGregor

    Ewan McGregor

    Younger Ed Bloom

  2. Albert Finney

    Albert Finney

    Older Ed Bloom

  3. Billy Crudup

    Billy Crudup

    Will Bloom

  4. Jessica Lange

    Jessica Lange

    Older Sandra Bloom

  5. Helena Bonham Carter

    Helena Bonham Carter

    Younger & Older Jenny/The Witch

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Big Fish
Big Fish



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 10, 2003


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • December 25, 2003
    Theatrical (limited)


  • January 9, 2004


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 5m

Budget $70,000,000.00

Revenue $122,919,055.00



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