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

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

Label
The Birdcage
Title
The Birdcage
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures ; produced and directed by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Armand & Albert, middle-aged gay couple, reluctantly accept Armand's son'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
CGarP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; production design, Bo Welch ; choreography, Vincent Paterson ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Jonathan Tunick
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-2014
  • 1956-
  • 1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Williams, Robin
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Poiret, Jean
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poiret, Jean
  • Gay male couples
  • Gay men
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Birdcage, United Artists Pictures ; produced and directed by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: La cage aux folles / by Jean Poiret
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616918864
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1007826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00094005
  • 709028
System details
DVD (double sided); Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen and full screen (1.33:1) presentations
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Birdcage, United Artists Pictures ; produced and directed by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Elaine May, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: La cage aux folles / by Jean Poiret
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616918864
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1007826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00094005
  • 709028
System details
DVD (double sided); Dolby Digital sound (5.1, surround) ; widescreen and full screen (1.33:1) presentations
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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