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The birdcage

Author: Elaine MayMike NicholsRobin WilliamsGene HackmanNathan LaneAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family. Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Jean Poiret; Jean Poiret
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Elaine May; Mike Nichols; Robin Williams; Gene Hackman; Nathan Lane; Dianne Wiest; Hank Azaria; Christine Baranski; Dan Futterman; Calista Flockhart; Tom McGowan; Vincent Paterson; Ann Roth; Arthur Schmidt; Bo Welch; Emmanuel Lubezki; Francis Veber; Jean Poiret; United Artists (Firm),; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 888027335
Language Note: English, French or Spanish language tracks; French and Spanish subtitles; English SDH; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originially released as a motion picture in 1996.
Based on the stage play "La Cage Aux Folles" by Jean Poiret and the script written by Francis Veber [and others].
Double sided disc. Side A widescreen presentation ; Side B fullscreen presentation.
Special features: theatrical trailer.
Credits: Casting by Juliet Taylor and Ellen Lewis ; choreography by Vincent Paterson ; costumes designed by Ann Roth ; edited by Arthur Schmidt ; production designer: Bo Welch ; director of photography: Emmanuel Lubezki.
Cast: Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Tom McGowan.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen and fullscreen presentations, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Surround, NTSC 1.
Contents: Languages English, French and Spanish ; Subtitles English, French and Spanish.
Other Titles: Bird cage
Responsibility: United Artists Pictures presents ; a Mike Nichols film ; screenplay by Elaine May ; produced and directed by Mike Nichols.

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The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family. Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down.

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