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La Cage aux Folles II (1980)

La cage aux folles II (original title)
Sequel to La Cage aux folles has homosexual nightclub owner Renato and his transvesitite companion/lover Albin becoming involved with the local cops and foreign spies when Albin unwittingly... See full summary »

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Simon Charrier
Paola Borboni ...
Mrs. Baldi
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Giovanni Vettorazzo ...
Milan
Glauco Onorato ...
Luigi
Roberto Bisacco ...
Ralph
Gianrico Tondinelli ...
Walter
Giorgio Cerioni ...
Gunther
Nazzareno Natale ...
Demis
Antonio Francioni ...
Michaux
Stelio Candelli ...
Hans
Mark Bodin ...
Caramel
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Sequel to La Cage aux folles has homosexual nightclub owner Renato and his transvesitite companion/lover Albin becoming involved with the local cops and foreign spies when Albin unwittingly gets his hands on a roll of stolen microfilm. The gay couple then hide out in Renato's native Italy, but find little peace there with their frequent bickering amongst themselves.

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15 February 1981 (USA)  »

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La Cage aux Folles II  »

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$6,950,125

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$10,989,331
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Just when I thought they stopped making good movies sometime in the early seventies! This French film is absolutely priceless, hilarious and touching, full of social commentary and gender-busting chutzpah. Man pretending to be woman pretending to be man!!!!! Gays teaching straights how to walk gay!!! Inspired! Brilliant acting by everyone, especially the leads, fast action, not one boring moment, not at all catering to the average. I haven't seen the other two films. I can't wait to see them. This masterpiece is every bit as good as "The Odd Couple".


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