A washed-up actor, who ane time played an iconic superhero, battles his ego in addition to attempts to recover his family, his career in addition to himself inward the days leading upward to the opening of his Broadway play.
Alejandro González Iñárritu (as Alejandro G. Iñárritu)
Alejandro González Iñárritu (as Alejandro G. Iñárritu) , Nicolás Giacobone,
Stars: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton
Won iv Oscars.Another 204 wins & 182 nominations.
Actor Riggan Thomson is most famous for his painting demo component from over xx years agone of the comic mass superhero Birdman inward the blockbuster painting demo of the same elevate in addition to its ii every bit pop sequels. His association with the component took over his life, where Birdman is to a greater extent than renowned than "Riggan Thomson" the actor. Now past times middle age, Riggan is trying to found himself as a truthful creative someone past times writing, directing, starring inward in addition to co-producing with his best friend Jake what is his Broadway debut, an adaptation of Raymond Carver's story, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love. He is staking his name, what picayune artistic reputation that comes with that elevate in addition to his life savings on the project, in addition to as such volition produce anything needed to brand the play a success. As he in addition to Jake become through the procedure of the previews toward opening night, Riggan runs into several issues: needing to uncovering a replacement for the integral supporting virile someone component the black earlier the get-go preview; hiring the talented .
Budget: $22,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $424,397 (USA) (17 Oct 2014)
Gross: $42,335,698 (USA)(10 Apr 2015)
When Thomson is loading the semiautomatic pistol inward his dressing room earlier the opening night, he loads an empty trounce (just the brass case) into the magazine. He in addition to thus chambers that empty shell. This may or may non endure a clue close the ending.