In San Francisco in 1950, Margaret was a woman trying to make it alone after her husband left for his only daughter and his painting. She met women and men prefer du'nguoi contract painter Walter Keane in a park while she was struggling to make an impact with drawings of children with her big eyes. Both quickly became a pair with Walter sold his paintings to go and quiet Margaret hiding in the house paint even many children with big eyes. But Walter's actually selling his paintings as his own. A clash financial success and critical failure Margaret sent reeling early in the life of his lies. With Walter still live the high life, Margaret's going to try to make it by yourself again and again claiming his name and his painting.