The Birdcage

The Birdcage (1996)

Come as you are.

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release Date: 1996-03-08
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 557 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 57min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: United Artists
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's conservative moralistic parents.

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  • Robin Williams

    as Armand Goldman
  • Nathan Lane

    as Albert Goldman
  • Gene Hackman

    as Sen. Kevin Keeley
  • Dianne Wiest

    as Louise Keeley
  • Calista Flockhart

    as Barbara Keeley
  • Dan Futterman

    as Val Goldman
  • Hank Azaria

    as Agador Spartacus
  • Christine Baranski

    as Katherine Archer
  • Grant Heslov

    as National Enquirer Photographer
  • Tom McGowan

    as Harry Radman
  • Kevin Stea

    as Goldman Girl
Directing Mike Nichols Director
Writing Elaine May Screenplay
Production Mike Nichols Producer
Camera Emmanuel Lubezki Director of Photography
Editing Arthur Schmidt Editor