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58th BFI London Film Festival: Birdman Review

The formerly high-flying movie star Riggan Thomson (played marvellously by Michael Keaton) has tough days ahead of him. A play, which was supposed to help him get back on top, consumes money, the actor who plays one of the main roles goes to hospital after being hit by a falling stage light and an actress (Andrea Risenborough), who occasionally sleeps with Riggan, worries about her late period. 617 more words

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294 - Birdman (2014)

Well my survey of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s directorial oeuvre stalled out around the halfway point. That would be a more impressive statement if his filmography up to this point had not been solely four films. 796 more words

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Review: "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)"

Birdman is quite simply an affirmation. What sort of affirmation you ask? The kind which confirms what I have known since the 80s; Michael Keaton is one hell of an actor. 440 more words

BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE)

In all of its bravura, free-wheeling creativity energy and soaring ambition, there’s something inherently sloppy about Alejandro González Iñárritu’s “Birdman,” or, if we’re getting technical, “Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance),” the full title, which arrives from a phrase late in the film and how it all ties together, don’t ask me. 764 more words

2 And A Half Stars

Trailer of The Day: Birdman

BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance drops in theaters today, and it’s already getting some great buzz. Check out the trailer below to get a taste of the latest Alejandro González Iñárritu film, with Michael Keaton leading an all-star ensemble.

Trailer Of The Day

Birdman- Strangely intriguing

I’m kind of caught in a rabbit hole of movie trailers. I love seeing what’s coming to theatres next. This black comedy is out in theatres tomorrow. 7 more words

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Movie of the week: Birdman (or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Just when we thought Michael Keaton wouldn’t dare step into a superhero outfit, he picks now to make a comeback. Sort of. Michael Keaton is done playing Batman though. 281 more words