fb.indiewire.com Michael Keaton, better known to some as Bruce Wayne, aka Batman, is donning a cape and cowl again in this week’s upcoming release, "Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance." Sort of. In the film, directed and co-written by Alejandro González Iñárritu, Keaton is Riggan Thomson, a washed up actor most famous for his portrayal of a popular superhero, struggling to relaunch his career with a turn on Broadway.The film draws obvious connections to Keaton as Batman in the Tim Burton series of the caped crusader franchise.
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BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael 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.