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Uniform Title Birdcage (Motion picture)
Title The birdcage [videorecording] / Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    BIR    On Holdshelf
 PAS Central Library DVD    BIR    Staff Reported Missing
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 59 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret and the motion picture La cage aux folles, directed by Francis Veber.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Credits Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki.
Cast Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski.
Summary 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.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen and full screen presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Gay couples -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama
Fathers and sons -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama
Families -- Drama
Love -- Drama
Gay men -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Film adaptations
Added Author Nichols, Mike
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014-
Lane, Nathan, 1956-
Hackman, Gene
Wiest, Dianne
Poiret, Jean, 1926- Cage aux folles
May, Elaine, 1932-
United Artists Corporation
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Added Title Bird cage
ISBN 0792833198
Standard No. 027616603395
Music No. 906033 MGM Home Entertainment

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