Paramount at the Movies Presents: The Birdcage [R]

Paramount at the Movies Presents: The Birdcage [R]

Movies | 08/18/2023 | 7:30PM

1996 | R | Runtime: 1 hour, 57 minutes

Come as you are.

In this hysterical comedy, Armand and Albert have built the perfect life for themselves tending to their gaudy Miami nightclub. But their pastel tranquility is shaken when Armand’s son announces that he’s getting married to the daughter of ultra-conservative Senator Keeley… and they’re all getting together for dinner! Can Armand and Albert transform themselves into Mr. and Mrs. Family Values in time? It’ll take the performance of their lives!

Image credits: Images courtesy of Park Circus/MGM Studios

Did you know?

  • Director Mike Nichols required that Nathan Lane (Albert) and Robin Williams (Armand) film at least one good take of each scene sticking to the script before he would allow them to improvise (something both of the actors are known for).
  • Robin Williams’ slip and fall during the shrimp scene was not planned. Williams really fell, and he, Hank Azaria (Agador), and Dan Futterman (Val) are holding back laughter.
  • The song “I Could Have Danced All Night” is from the 1964 movie My Fair Lady.

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Ticket Prices

  • $ 8.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • August 18, 2023 | 7:30PM
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  • Robin Williams as "Armand Goldman"
  • Gene Hackman as "Senator Kevin Keeley"
  • Nathan Lane as "Albert Goldman"
  • Dianne Wiest as "Louise Keeley"
  • Dan Futterman as "Val Goldman"
  • Calista Flockhart as "Barbara Keeley"

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