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Title The birdcage / United Artists Pictures presents ; a Mike Nichols film ; screenplay by, Elaine May ; produced and directed by, Mike Nichols.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 818 B617B    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Media Room  DVD BIRDCAGE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen and fullscreen presentations, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Surround, NTSC 1.
Cast Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Tom McGowan.
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.
Note 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 ... [et al.].
Double sided disc. Side A widescreen presentation ; Side B fullscreen presentation.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
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.
Note Special features: theatrical trailer.
Language English, French or Spanish diaologue with optional English SDH, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Feature films.
Comedy films.
Gay couples -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Poiret, Jean, 1926-1992 -- Film adaptations.
Families -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Gay men -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author May, Elaine, 1932-
Nichols, Mike.
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014.
Hackman, Gene.
Lane, Nathan, 1956-
Wiest, Dianne.
Azaria, Hank, 1964-
Baranski, Christine.
Futterman, Dan, 1967-
Flockhart, Calista, 1964-
McGowan, Tom, 1959-
Taylor, Juliet.
Lewis, Ellen.
Paterson, Vincent.
Roth, Ann, 1931-
Schmidt, Arthur.
Welch, Bo.
Lubezki, Emmanuel.
Poiret, Jean, 1926-1992. Cage aux folles.
Veber, Francis.
United Artists (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Bird cage
Standard No. 027616603395
Music No. M130367 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
0906033 MGM/UA Home Video
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