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The Resource The Birdcage, Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)

The Birdcage, Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)

Label
The Birdcage
Title
The Birdcage
Statement of responsibility
Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May
Title variation
Bird cage
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Birdcage (Motion picture)
Credits note
Executive producers, Neil Machlis, Marcello Danon ; associate producer, Michele Imperato ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language
Language note
In English, French and Spanish with English, French and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B5457 1998
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-2014
  • 1956-
  • 1932-
  • 1926-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Williams, Robin
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Wiest, Dianne
  • May, Elaine
  • Poiret, Jean
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
119
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  • Gay couples
  • Gay men
  • Fathers and sons
  • Poiret, Jean
  • Families
  • Love
Technique
live action
Label
The Birdcage, Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "906033."
  • Videodisc release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret and the motion picture La cage aux folles, directed by Francis Veber
  • Special features included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm49291432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1397321
  • (OCoLC)49291432
System details
DVD format; NTSC; Dolby stereo.; widescreen (1.85:1, 16x9) and standard version on double-sided disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Birdcage, Icarus Production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "906033."
  • Videodisc release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret and the motion picture La cage aux folles, directed by Francis Veber
  • Special features included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm49291432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1397321
  • (OCoLC)49291432
System details
DVD format; NTSC; Dolby stereo.; widescreen (1.85:1, 16x9) and standard version on double-sided disc
Video recording format
DVD

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