R | | Comedy, Drama
A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.
The voice of Riggan's alter ego Birdman is a parody of Christian Bale's Batman voice in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight trilogy.
How did we end up here? This place is horrible. Smells like balls. We don't belong here.
The note from Sam in the bouquet of flowers changes. At first it is a wide strip of paper and reads "They didn't have the whatever you wanted". A little later the paper is narrower and the "the" is omitted.
Sundance TV recently released an edited version which removes the swearing and zooms in the scene it shows Edward Norton's butt so it is not shown.
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