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
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A soaring experience unlike anything you've ever seen before.
Did You Know?
The film makes use of several songs by Ritchie Valens such as "Come On, Let's Go" and "La Bamba". See more
The position of Birdy's arm and hands change between shots. (at around 15 mins). See more
You mean the spitting?
Sergeant Al Columbato
The army left a bad taste in his mouth.
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