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.
Did You Know?
Then-unknown Danny Glover
was scheduled to make a speech as a bit player, but because he kept botching his lines his scenes had to be cut from the movie. See more
The position of Birdy's arm and hands change between shots. (at around 15 mins). See more
Sergeant Al Columbato
Maybe life is shitty. It is shitty. I'll tell you something. I'm not trying to pin life anymore. I don't even fucking understand it. I just want to make it through with some dignity, like everybody else. Of course, if there was any real dignity, there wouldn't be any sex.
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
References The Invisible Man