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Bird on a Wire
Bird on a Wire
Actors: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine, Bill Duke, Stephen Tobolowsky
Director: John Badham
Genres: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery & Suspense
PG-13     1998     1hr 50min

This action-comedy from 1990 makes the critical mistake of trying to mix a potentially suspenseful plot with the kind of humor that Mel Gibson can only get away with in his Lethal Weapon movies. It doesn't work here becaus...  more »


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Actors: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine, Bill Duke, Stephen Tobolowsky
Director: John Badham
Creators: Dana Satler Hankins, Eric Lerner, Fitch Cady, Keith Rubinstein, David Seltzer, Louis Venosta
Genres: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, Drama, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Universal Studios
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen,Letterboxed - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 07/22/1998
Original Release Date: 05/18/1990
Theatrical Release Date: 05/18/1990
Release Year: 1998
Run Time: 1hr 50min
Screens: Color,Widescreen,Letterboxed
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 5
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English, French
Subtitles: English, Spanish

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Member Movie Reviews

Reviewed on 1/19/2018...
Dated but a very fun action packed movie back when Mel Gibson was the king of movies before his downfall. Goldie Hawn is alot of fun too and David Carradine and Bill Duke play excellent bad guys. Glad I watched it again!
Pete L. (PeteL) from MELBOURNE, FL
Reviewed on 7/11/2012...
It definitely has its funny moments. If you read the chapter titles on this disc, they're even more funny. The bickering dialogue is funny and the action sequences are great. Worth looking into!
3 of 4 member(s) found this review helpful.

Movie Reviews

Best movie ever
Bionica | Dallas, TX | 04/05/2010
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Best movie I've ever seen. It's action packed, romantic, funny & exciting. Keeps you right on the edge of your seat."