BLACK11We hear a clock ticking.
His breath is calm and measured... in and out... in and out.
How did we end up here?
breathing continues. We see a clock on the wall, ticking.
Smells like balls.
We don't belong in this shithole.
through her iPhone.
at her the whole time.
RIGGANSam, I can't--
SAMDad? What kind of--
(Turning to Korean.)
(Back to screen.)
What kind of flowers did you say you
smells nice. Listen I can’t--
roses. No roses.
KOREANFlowers don't need you touch! They need you
SAM(Close into the screen.)
I hate this job.
the mirror, and for the first time we see his face. He has a
thing is a thing, not what it is said of that thing.”
five. We need you on stage.
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Jake (42) his producer and friend.
JAKEHow’s it going, buddy.
RIGGANGreat. It’d be even better if I
highball glasses as they chat...
LESLEYHe loved me.
RALPHYeah. He loved her so much he tried
to kill her.
LAURAHe tried to kill you?
LESLEYNo. (A beat.) Okay, well, he did
beat me up one night. He dragged me
around the living room by my
ankles, yelling "I love you, I love
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Synopsis: Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), commonly known simply as Birdman, is a 2014 American black comedy film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu. It was written by Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. and Armando Bo. The film stars Michael Keaton with a supporting cast of Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone and Naomi Watts. The story follows Riggan Thomson (Keaton), a faded Hollywood actor best known for playing the superhero "Birdman", as he struggles to mount a Broadway adaptation of a short story by Raymond Carver.