October 17, 2014
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
MPAA Rating: R (for language throughout, some sexual content and brief violence)
Screenwriters: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Armando Bo, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris
Starring: Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Michael Keaton, Amy Ryan, Merritt Wever, Zach Galifianakis, Damian Young, Emma Stone, Andrea Riseborough, Bill Camp, Lindsay Duncan, Jeremy Shamos
Copyright Holder: N/A
Birdman or "The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance" is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Keaton) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.