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Oscar History, Birdman's Hypnotic Score, and Grasping for Memories with Roots & Honey Herbs

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 01.26.2015 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

First, here's a big shout-out to Whitney Staeb and Brooke Smith of Roots & Honey Herbs for recently turning me onto a wonderful, homemade herbal tincture called Brain Bloom.

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Helen Eisenbach | Posted 01.20.2015 | Entertainment
Helen Eisenbach

Thursday morning when I learned the Academy's list of nominees, I spent the rest of the day alternating between despair and rage. In fact, I have loved movies unabashedly since I was 18 months old and my mother took me to see my first feature.

All The Winners From The Critics' Choice Movie Awards

AP | Posted 01.16.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fresh off their Oscar nominations, "Birdman" and "Boyhood" added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at the Critics' C...

How Did the Math Do on the 2015 Oscar Nominations?

Ben Zauzmer | Posted 01.15.2015 | Entertainment
Ben Zauzmer

Thursday morning was a wonderful and terrible morning for Hollywood. Some filmmakers got the once-in-a-lifetime thrill of hearing their names called as Oscar nominees (or, if you're Meryl Streep, 19-times-in-a-lifetime). Others were left empty-handed.

Watch All Of HuffPost Live's Interviews With This Year's Oscar Nominees

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.16.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards were announced Thursday, kicking off the month-long stretch before we find out who will take home the g...

2015 Oscar Nominations: What the Math Says

Ben Zauzmer | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment
Ben Zauzmer

We've now had months of delightful Oscar speculation: Who's in? Who's out? Who will have the honor of walking the Red Carpet next month, and who will have to watch the Oscars from home?

Michael Keaton's Son Was The Real Golden Globes Breakout Star

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment

Michael Keaton walked away from the Golden Globes with a statue for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for his role in "Birdman," and ...

Michael Keaton Wins Best Actor, Thanks Son In Emotional Speech

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment

Michael Keaton won Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy at the 2015 Golden Globes for "Birdman." Keaton plays Riggan Thomson in direc...

The 2 'Birdman' Scenes That Led To Michael Keaton 'Reliving' His Own Career

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.08.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Michael Keaton's riveting work in "Birdman" is being called the best of his career, but the film has prompted endless comparisons to Keaton's past. Hi...

Michael Keaton Knows You Think He Was 'High' For Being In 'Herbie'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.07.2015 | Entertainment

When you've had a career as long as Michael Keaton's, there's bound to be a few serious misses among the hits. That's something Keaton himself knows a...

WATCH LIVE: Michael Keaton Talks 'Birdman' And 'Batman' On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.07.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Michael Keaton is riding high on the wave of critical acclaim for his film "Birdman." The actor joins HuffPost Live to discuss his performance and to ...

In Conversation With Jazz Drummer and Composer Antonio Sánchez

Adriana Teresa Letorney | Posted 12.30.2014 | Entertainment
Adriana Teresa Letorney

Mexican drummer and composer and four time Grammy Award winner, Antonio Sánchez is considered by many critics and musicians alike as one of the most prominent drummers, bandleaders and composers of his generation.

What It's Really Like To Play A Genius

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.29.2014 | Entertainment

Imagine being a genius for a day. Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne did just that for many days to portray Alan Turing and Stephen Hawking, resp...

The Year in Film, 2014: 22 Easy Pieces

Jon Eig | Posted 12.22.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

Say whatever else you want to about 2014, here's one thing I know for sure. It had 365 days. And since new movies opened on screens across the USA on a great many of those days, I feel compelled to consider the year in films.

The Best Films of 2014

Dwight Brown | Posted 12.17.2014 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

It's not like Michael Keaton's career was kaput, but it seems like he raised himself from the dead with this invigorating performance. Mexican director/writer Alejandro González Iñárritu gave Keaton a plum role.

Michael Keaton: 'I'm Batman'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 12.14.2014 | Entertainment

Michael Keaton is really not jealous of new "Batman" star Ben Affleck. Asked in an interview with Shortlist if he felt envious of Affleck's turn in th...

Hamm-Strung at the Gotham Awards

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.04.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The annual celebration of indie films kicking off the vibrant awards season every year gets more glamorous, honoring the outstanding and risk-taking films that are going to make it to Oscars.

Matthew Jacobs

How The Seamless Frenzy Of 'Birdman' Came Together

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.03.2014 | Entertainment

There's a moment in "Birdman" where actor Riggan Thomson (Michael Keaton), performing a preview of his new Broadway play, is desperate for fresh air. ...

And Now 'Birdman' Gets An Oscars Boost

AP | Posted 12.02.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — The showbiz satire "Birdman" won best film at the Gotham Independent Film Awards, along with best actor for its star, Michael Keaton...

Birdman

Marcia Liss | Posted 12.01.2014 | Entertainment
Marcia Liss

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NaNoWriMo: Writers, Ban 'Birdman' from Your Brain

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.26.2015 | Books
Holly Robinson

After seeing Birdman I decided every writer should see this movie. That's especially true if you're desperately hammering away at that novel you're trying to finish for National Novel Writing Month.

What Really Happens At The End Of 'Birdman'?

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.25.2014 | Entertainment

This post contains spoilers about the end of "Birdman" If you're still trying to figure out exactly what to make of the last shot in "Birdman," you...

'Birdman' and Keaton Will Amaze You

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 01.19.2015 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

"Birdman" is a rare bird of a movie. It is unexpected, surprising and in some ways shocking. It is first and foremost one of the most intriguing and entertaining movies of the year.

Is Birdman Michael Keaton's Best Performance Ever?

Culturalist | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment
Culturalist

The buzz around Michael Keaton's star turn in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) got our users wondering: "Where the heck has he been all these years?" As it turns out, Keaton has quietly been racking up some iconic performances that may finally get an overdue honor from the Academy this February. Here's how they ranked his best:

The MovieFilm Podcast: Interstellar and Big Hero 6 + Jon Stewart on Rosewater

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

We share our takes on the new Michael Keaton starrer Birdman, and then dive deep into Christopher Nolan's epic new film, Interstellar, starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, and discuss why it may be a 2014 favorite for both of them.