The concept overall is a lot of juvenile fun to watch, everyone seemed to be having a blast. But unfortunately, while hilarious many times, too many jokes fall flat and are misplaced for me to give it a higher rating. Still, Jeremy Renner dodging strikes and attacking Sherlock Homes style is pure gold, the appeal here is how these grown up adults take a yearly tag game so deadly serious and go through over-the-top ways to tag Jeremy's character who's pretty much invincible for decades. Was pleasantly surprised it was based on a true story, what a life
This masterwork was a much needed reminder of why I love cinema.
I love everything about Birdman. The masterfully orchestrated long takes with unbelievably stunning cinematography, amazing lighting and top notch acting by one of my favorite ensembles ever; I love the drums score and the fact that there are actual drummers playing on set ; the absurdity and quirkiness of it all, the satirical commentary on modern cinema, the meaning of artistic integrity, art criticism, battle of egos, overcoming…