R | | Comedy, Drama
A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.
The Birdman suit that Michael Keaton wears was made on a mannequin of his own body from Batman (1989).
How did we end up here? This place is horrible. Smells like balls. We don't belong here.
When Sam shows him the viral video of himself in Times Square in his underwear, the video is clearly shot from different perspectives (no one person was seen following him the entire time to film him), yet the final video is somehow edited together and has already gotten thousands of hits right after the performance is over. There is no way there would be time for all of this to happen in such a short time.
$2,471,471 (USA) (10 January 2015)
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