Even when you read the script of ‘Big Fish,’ which is really a terrific script, you don’t really get into the world that he’s creating until you take that step with him, that first step into a world he’s created in his mind.

- Danny Devito

The thing about this film is that every 2 or 3 days it feels like you’re shooting another movie. Which is why it’s just been so amazing.

- Ewan McGregor

Behind the Scenes of Big Fish (2003)

Burton Directing Timeline 

There’s a time when a man needs to fight, and a time when he needs to accept that his destiny is lost… the ship has sailed and only a fool would continue. Truth is… I’ve always been a fool.
- Edward Bloom

Bonham-Carter eyes in Burton films

The Ladies of Big Fish (2003)

Most men, they’ll tell you a story straight through. It won’t be complicated, but it won’t be interesting either.

- Edward Bloom
(Big Fish 2003)

Big Fish (2003)