Two friends arrive back from Vietnam, scarred in different ways. One has physical injuries, the other has mental problems that make him yearn to be a bird, a subject he has always been fascinated with. Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A soaring experience unlike anything you've ever seen before.
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The film makes use of several songs by Ritchie Valens such as "Come On, Let's Go" and "La Bamba". See more
Al calls Birdy "Al" (11:08) See more
Sergeant Al Columbato
You ain't gonna fly any more than I could, Birdy.
The reason you couldn't fly, Al, is you don't believe you could fly.
Animals: Perta ... Bird No. 9 Perta's Stunts ... Queepers Alfonso ... AS HIMSELF Cat ... Hobbie Dogs ... Sneaky, Willey, Ace, Prince, Tiger, Bo, Rudah, Chiggar, Tyko, Kelly, Red, Fantasy, Scooter. Seagull ... Jonathan Snake ... Monty Jungle Bird ... Horatio Pigeons ... No's. 1 to 84 See more
Referenced in Star Appeal