The Birdcage

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"Come as you are."
  • R
  • 1996
  • 1 hr 59 min
  • 7.1  (81,719)
  • 72

In this comedy, a gay couple agree to pretend to be straight so that one of the men's son can introduce them to his fiancee's conservative parents. The 1996 American film is a remake of the 1978 European La Cage aux Folles. This version stars Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, and Christine Baranski.

The Birdcage
The Birdcage (25th Anniversary Fathom Events Trailer)
The Birdcage (25th Anniversary Fathom Events Trailer)

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Description
In this comedy, a gay couple agree to pretend to be straight so that one of the men's son can introduce them to his fiancee's conservative parents. The 1996 American film is a remake of the 1978 European La Cage aux Folles. This version stars Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, and Christine Baranski.

The Birdcage is a 1996 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 59 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 72.

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  • Release Date
    1996
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 59 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (81,719)
  • Metascore
    72