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The Resource The birdcage, an Icarus production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording DVD)

The birdcage, an Icarus production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The birdcage
Title
The birdcage
Statement of responsibility
an Icarus production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May
Title variation
Bird cage
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Neil Machlis, Marcello Danon ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music arranger and adaptor, Jonathan Tunick
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English, French and Spanish soundtracks; with English, French and Spanish language subtitles
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1951-2014
  • 1926-1992
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nichols, Mike
  • May, Elaine
  • Williams, Robin
  • Poiret, Jean
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Wiest, Dianne
  • Baranski, Christine
  • United Artists (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay couples
  • Fathers and sons
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The birdcage, an Icarus production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • Presented in both widescreen (16x9) and standard (pan & scan) versions
  • Special features: 8-p. booklet featuring trivia, production notes and a revealing look at the making of the film; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761660339
  • 027616603395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 653107
  • (OCoLC)ocm38251432
  • 651892
  • 653107
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) or stereo. surround (French and Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birdcage, an Icarus production ; United Artists Pictures ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
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
  • Presented in both widescreen (16x9) and standard (pan & scan) versions
  • Special features: 8-p. booklet featuring trivia, production notes and a revealing look at the making of the film; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761660339
  • 027616603395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 653107
  • (OCoLC)ocm38251432
  • 651892
  • 653107
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) or stereo. surround (French and Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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