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    • Citizen Keane

    • The Big Lies Behind the Big Eyes
    • By: Adam Parfrey, Cletus Nelson
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    When Adam Parfrey tracked down Walter Keane - the credited artist of the weepy waifs - for a San Diego Reader cover story in 1992, he discovered some shocking facts. Decades of lawsuits and countersuits revealed the reality that Keane was more of a conman than an artist and that he forced his wife, Margaret, to sign his name to her own paintings. As a result those weepy waifs may not have been as capricious an invention as they seemed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting expansion of the movie

    • By Melissa on 04-08-15

    Regular price: $17.47