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La Cage aux Folles II (1980)

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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... 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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Albin et Renato leave the nightclub for Italy
6 November 2011 | by (southwest US) – See all my reviews

Although some have said they like this sequel better than part one, this follow-up to C.A.F. is a little more forced than the first one. Albin does plenty of high pitched shrieks to keep us chuckling and involved, but this story isn't as solid as the first. As long as you keep your expectations in check, you'll have fun. The story starts at the nightclub, but there are mixups and shenanigans in hotel rooms, and running around France. With the good guys and the bad guys both chasing after them, they go into hiding at Renato's family home in Italy. The in-laws, the Deputy of the Moral Committee is in this one briefly, and Jacob the over-emotional maid, but not the son. It's also not the safe, happy-go-lucky world of the nightclub that we saw in Part 1. In this one, there are plenty of gags and jokes, but also a fair amount of hateful name calling and street fighting that we didn't see in part 1. There's also a subplot of Luigi the farm hand falling for one of them, but you'll have to watch it for yourself.


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