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Birdy

Author: Alan ParkerMatthew ModineNicolas CageWilliam WhartonTri-Star Pictures.All authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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To escape an irrational world, Birdy, an ex-Vietnam veteran sits in an almost catatonic state in an Army hospital where he has come to believe he is one of the feathered creatures of his boyhood dreams. In an effort to break Birdy's silence, his psychiatrist brings in Birdy's loyal, best friend of his youth as they attempt to reach him and bring him back to reality.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Parker; Matthew Modine; Nicolas Cage; William Wharton; Tri-Star Pictures.; A & M Films.; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0800129180 9780800129187
OCLC Number: 30858109
Notes: "60457."
Rated R.
Based on the novel "Birdy" by William Wharton.
Videocassette release of the 1985 motion picture by Tri-Star Pictures.
Hi-fi, dolby stereo., on linear tracks.
Specially produced with Closed Captioning for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Seresin ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, Peter Gabriel.
Cast: Matthew Modine, Nicolas Cage.
Description: 1 videocassette (120 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Tri-Star Pictures ; an A & M Films production ; screenplay, Sandy Kroopf & Jack Behr ; produced by Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker.

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To escape an irrational world, Birdy, an ex-Vietnam veteran sits in an almost catatonic state in an Army hospital where he has come to believe he is one of the feathered creatures of his boyhood dreams. In an effort to break Birdy's silence, his psychiatrist brings in Birdy's loyal, best friend of his youth as they attempt to reach him and bring him back to reality.

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