Birdman Inspired Hugh Jackman to Play Wolverine "Until I Die"

If we see a dozen more movies with Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, we'll have this year's best picture, Birdman, to thank. In an interview with Cigar Aficionado, Jackman spoke from the perspective of watching Birdman as an actual actor with an iconic superhero role. And the movie may have struck much closer to home for him… » 2/22/15 10:30pm Sunday 10:30pm

Gorgeous BAFTA Posters Hide Plot Twists In the Shadows

For its awards held over the weekend, the BAFTAs commissioned posters for each of the best film nominees. In each one, designed by artist Malika Favre, character and plot development is hidden in the shadows. Above is part of the Birdman poster from the "Big Reveal" campaign. The full one is below. » 2/11/15 10:06pm 2/11/15 10:06pm

Birdman Upsets Boyhood, Winning Top Honors At PGA Awards

Last night, Birdman won the Producers Guild of America's Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures, the biggest prize of the of the evening, scoring an upset over Boyhood, which had been favored to win. The last seven PGA winners have gone on to win the Oscar for Best Picture. » 1/25/15 8:57am 1/25/15 8:57am

Why Superhero Movie Fans Need To See Birdman

Even in a year with some pretty notable superhero films, Birdman is a pretty significant movie about superheroes. This darkly surreal satire about an aging actor struggling with his superhero past is full of magical-realist touches and tugs at our national obsession with big heroic narratives. And here's why superhero… » 10/22/14 12:21pm 10/22/14 12:21pm

The First 10 Minutes of Birdman: It Was Fucked Up and I May Love It

At the Birdman panel at New York Comic Con on Friday, Michael Keaton said that when he was approached about the movie, he was told that they couldn't describe the film to him. And, he said, having done it, he understands why: "Even now, I' know m not sure what happened." That is pretty much how I felt after seeing the… » 10/11/14 9:00am 10/11/14 9:00am