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The birdcage

Author: Mike NicholsElaine MayRobin WilliamsNathan LaneGene HackmanAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Armand is the outlandish owner of a wild Miami Beach nightclub; his partner Albert is the star attraction. When Armand's son Val announces his engagement to the daughter of an ultra-conservative US Senator, who unwittingly sees the match as a way of promoting "traditional family values", the scene is set for a hilarious comedy of errors.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Nichols; Elaine May; Robin Williams; Nathan Lane; Gene Hackman; Dianne Wiest; Dan Futterman; Calista Flockhart; Hank Azaria; Christine Baranski; Jean Poiret; United Artists Corporation.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792831411 9780792831419 079283397X 9780792833970
OCLC Number: 35571730
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret and the motion picture La cage aux folles, directed by Francis Veber.
Credits: Executive producers, Neil Machlis, Marcello Danon ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki.
Cast: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videocassette (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May.

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Armand is the outlandish owner of a wild Miami Beach nightclub; his partner Albert is the star attraction. When Armand's son Val announces his engagement to the daughter of an ultra-conservative US Senator, who unwittingly sees the match as a way of promoting "traditional family values", the scene is set for a hilarious comedy of errors.

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