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The Power of the Dog Review 'Benedict Cumberbatch is one of the great actors working today'

#EDWARDNORTON Teams Ups With @osklen To Sell Special Edition #BIRDMAN Jacket To Benefit @MaasaiWild

EDWARD NORTON TEAMS UP WITH FASHION HOUSE OSKLEN AND SOCIAL SHOPPING PLATFORM FANCY TO SELL SPECIAL EDITION OF HIS ‘ BIRDMAN ’ JACKET FOR THE MAASAI WILDERNESS CONSERVATION TRUST Actor and philanthropist Edward Norton is teaming up with Oskar Metsavaht, creative director of Brazilian fashion brand Osklen and founder of Instututo E, a non profit organization,based in Rio de Janeiro, focused on sustainable projects and Joe Einhorn, creator of social shopping platform Fancy to sell a special limited edition of the jacket worn by his ‘Birdman’ character, Mike Shiner, called “The Shiner.” The jacket will be available exclusively via Fancy, and at Osklen stores in Miami and New Your City and all proceeds will go directly to benefit the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust, www.MaasaiWilderness.org , an environmental protection and sustainable development project that Norton has been involved with for 12 years. Notes Norton: “I met Oskar Metsavaht at a Rio Climate Conference. W

Q&A With Director Alejandro G. Inarritu This Saturday

This week, the Landmark Theatre will present a retrospective exhibit of Alejandro G. Inarritu’s films. Show times listed below. Saturday, February 7, 2015 • 12:30pm Q&A with Director Alejandro G. Inarritu & Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki to follow the film The Landmark Theatre 10850 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles 90064 AMORES PERROS Monday, February 2 at 7:30PM 21 GRAMS Tuesday, February 3 at 7:30PM BABEL Wednesday, February 4 at 7:30PM BIUTIFUL Thursday, February 5 at 7:30PM Please Leave A Comment-

#BIRDMAN On Digital HD Today & Blu-ray February 17th

BIRDMAN On Digital HD™ Today -- Blu-ray™ and DVD February 17 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises invite audiences to take flight with a New Regency / M Productions / Le Grisbi production, BIRDMAN or (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE) – winner of two Golden Globes® Awards and 9 Academy Awards nominations, including Best Picture, the critically-acclaimed film soars onto Blu-ray™ and DVD February 17 and is now available on Digital HD™. “Daring, devastating, and howlingly funny; [with] Michael Keaton delivering the best performance of his career” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone), BIRDMAN has been hailed as one of the most exciting and talked about films of 2014. Directed, written and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu, BIRDMAN tells the story of Riggan Thomson (Michael Keaton), (Batman, Robocop, Need For Speed) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up t

Birdman Review: Don't Listen to the Hype

Michael Keaton's Birdman is one part bore-fest and two parts "Why did I agree to see this?" Warning: This review contains MAJOR SPOILERS. In Birdman , Michael Keaton plays Riggan Thomson, a washed-up actor who once played a flying comic book hero named Birdman, but whose recent exploits have landed him on Broadway. Riggan is also trying to ignore the character bulls eye that once garnered him millions but left him emotionally empty; now, he's funding his own production of Raymond Carver’s What We Talk About When We Talk About Love and desperate to be taken seriously. His cast includes the one seeking similar Hollywood cred (Naomi Watts) and his on-again/off-again fuckbuddy (Andrea Riseborough). But when the show loses one of its actors, his pretentious replacement (Edward Norton) starts to undo Riggan's comeback, leaving his post-rehab daughter (Emma Stone) to question his intentions and sanity, while his lawyer (Zach Galifianakis) tries to keep the