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Birdman : or, (The unexpected virtue of ignorance) /

by González Iñárritu, Alejandro [film director,]; Giacobone, Nicolás [screenwriter.]; Dinelaris, Alexander [screenwriter.]; Bo, Armando [screenwriter.]; Lesher, John [film producer.]; Milchan, Arnon [film producer.]; Skotchdopole, James [film producer.]; Keaton, Michael [actor.]; Galifianakis, Zach [actor.]; Norton, Edward [actor.]; Riseborough, Andrea [actor.]; Ryan, Amy [actor.]; Stone, Emma [actor.]; Watts, Naomi [actor.]; Sánchez, Antonio [composer (expression)]; Crise, Douglas [film editor.]; Mirrione, Stephen [film editor.]; Lubezki, Emmanuel [cinematographer.]; Wolsky, Albert [costume designer.]; Fox Searchlight Pictures [production company.]; Regency Enterprises [production company.]; New Regency (Firm) [production company.]; M Productions [production company.]; Le Grisbi Productions [production company.]; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc [film distributor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Beverly Hills, California : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]Description: 1 videodisc (119 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English (Dolby Digital 5.1), dubbed French (surround Dolby Digital 2.0), or dubbed Spanish (surround Dolby Digital 2.0); Spanish and French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English audio description track for people with visual disabilities (5.1).Title notes: $19.99 2/25/2015 (cw)BRA $19.99 2/25/2015 (cw)Other title: Unexpected virtue of ignorance.Subject(s): Actors -- Drama | Casting (Performing arts) -- Drama | Superheroes -- Drama | Fathers and daughters -- Drama | DVD-Video discs | Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama | Feature films | Fiction films | Comedy films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Video recordings for people with visual disabilitiesCast: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts.Summary: A black comedy story of an actor 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.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

A fading actor (Michael Keaton) best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and family prove more difficult than expected. Lindsay Duncan, Zach Galifianakis, and Edward Norton co-star in this black comedy from Biutiful director Alejandro González Iñárritu. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

DVD, NTSC, region 1, dual layer, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1; surround Dolby Digital 2.0.

In English (Dolby Digital 5.1), dubbed French (surround Dolby Digital 2.0), or dubbed Spanish (surround Dolby Digital 2.0); Spanish and French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English audio description track for people with visual disabilities (5.1).

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Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts.

Drum score, Antonio Sanchez ; editor, Douglas Crise, Stephen Mirrione ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.

MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, some sexual content and brief violence ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.

A black comedy story of an actor 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.

Special features: Birdman: all-access ; gallery: Chivo's on-set photography.

$19.99 2/25/2015 (cw)

BRA $19.99 2/25/2015 (cw)

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