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

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

Label
The birdcage
Title
The birdcage
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Pictures ; screenplay by Elaine May ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols
Title variation
Bird cage
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespa
  • 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
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English, French and Spanish with English, French and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B55 1996
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-
  • 1967-
  • 1964-
  • 1964-
  • 1932-
  • 1926-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Williams, Robin
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Wiest, Dianne
  • Futterman, Dan
  • Flockhart, Calista
  • Azaria, Hank
  • Baranski, Christine
  • May, Elaine
  • Poiret, Jean
Runtime
119
Technique
live action
Label
The birdcage, United Artists Pictures ; screenplay by Elaine May ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1996
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
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
  • 027616918864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 906033
  • 1007826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm49291432
  • (OCoLC)49291432
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen; Dolby, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The birdcage, United Artists Pictures ; screenplay by Elaine May ; directed and produced by Mike Nichols, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1996
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
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
  • 027616918864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 906033
  • 1007826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm49291432
  • (OCoLC)49291432
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen; Dolby, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

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