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The Birdcage


Rated R for language.

R In Theaters 03/8/1996 , 119min.
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Austin Chronicle
A bit of a letdown in some ways, The Birdcage nonetheless features some scene-stealing performances. Full Review
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
A spirited remake of the French drag farce, has everything in place, from eyeliner to one-liner. Full Review
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
A glossy miscalculation. Full Review
Elvis Mitchell
The New York Times
An American remake with plenty of new pizazz. Full Review
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
One of the loopiest, most hysterical family-values movies ever made. Full Review

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