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La Cage aux Folles II (1980)

La cage aux folles II (original title)
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Nightclub owner Renato and his transvestite companion/lover Albin becoming involved with the local cops and foreign spies when Albin unwittingly gets his hands on a roll of stolen microfilm... See full summary »

Director:

Édouard Molinaro

Writers:

Jean Poiret (characters), Jean Poiret (story) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michel Serrault ... Albin Mougeotte / 'Zaza Napoli'
Ugo Tognazzi ... Renato Baldi
Marcel Bozzuffi ... Broca
Michel Galabru ... Simon Charrier
Paola Borboni Paola Borboni ... Mrs. Baldi
Benny Luke ... Jacob
Giovanni Vettorazzo Giovanni Vettorazzo ... Milan
Glauco Onorato Glauco Onorato ... Luigi
Roberto Bisacco ... Ralph
Gianrico Tondinelli Gianrico Tondinelli ... Walter
Giorgio Cerioni Giorgio Cerioni ... Gunther
Nazzareno Natale Nazzareno Natale ... Demis
Antonio Francioni Antonio Francioni ... Michaux
Stelio Candelli Stelio Candelli ... Hans
Mark Bodin Mark Bodin ... Caramel
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Storyline

Nightclub owner Renato and his transvestite 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 among themselves.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French

Release Date:

15 February 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La Cage aux Folles II See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$6,950,125

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,989,331
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 75953 delivered on 1 December 1980. See more »

Connections

Referenced in There's Nothing Out There (1991) See more »

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Not nearly as good as the original film, but far better than La Cage aux folles III.
6 May 1999 | by cricket-14See all my reviews

This movie is worth a look, even though it lacks the same spark as its supremely hilarious predecessor.

(N.B., Michel Serrault who plays Albin in the La Cage movies plays the equally fey hairdresser in "The King of Hearts" starring Alan Bates)


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