R | | Comedy, Drama
A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, attempts to revive his career by writing and starring in his very own Broadway play.
At one point, Mike wonders aloud if he'll be replaced by Ryan Gosling. Mike later becomes romantically involved with Sam (Emma Stone). In Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011), Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling's characters become involved.
How did we end up here? This place is horrible. Smells like balls. We don't belong here.
In the hospital, Riggan keeps the lilacs on top of the newspaper before entering the toilet. He keeps them on the edge of the bed. Later when he flies out of the window and we see Sam come in the lilacs and the newspaper both are a little away from the edge.
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