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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, a 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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; production design, Bo Welch ; choreography, Vincent Paterson ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Jonathan Tunick
Dewey number
  • 791.4372
  • FIC
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • With English, French and Spanish tracks with Spanish and French subtitles
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Christine Baranski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952 July 21-
  • 1956-
  • 1926-1992
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
  • Gay couples
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
Target audience
adult
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
  • Features include the theatrical trailer and a chapter search
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pms00505313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603395
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a163690
  • a163690
System details
DVD Dolby digital stereo surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
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
  • Features include the theatrical trailer and a chapter search
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pms00505313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780792833192
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616603395
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
906033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a163690
  • a163690
System details
DVD Dolby digital stereo surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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