Bird on a Wire1990

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Bird on a Wire
Directed by:
John Badham

Directed by John Badham, and written by David Seltzer (screenplay), "Bird on a Wire" (also known as "Due nel mirino", "Vogel auf dem Drahtseil, Ein") is an Action/Adventure/Comedy/Romance/Thriller/Crime film, released on May 18 of 1990 in the USA . Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn are starring, alongside David Carradine, Bill Duke, Stephen Tobolowsky and Joan Severance.

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Who is the director of "Bird on a Wire":

Bird on a Wire was directed by John Badham, an English director, and producer.

Before Bird on a Wire, John Badham had directed Stakeout, released in 1987, Short Circuit (1986), American Flyers (1985), WarGames (1983), Blue Thunder (1983), and Whose Life Is It Anyway? (1981). Since, he directed The Hard Way, released in 1991, Point of No Return (1993), Another Stakeout (1993), Drop Zone (1994), Nick of Time (1995), and Incognito (1997).

When was "Bird on a Wire" released:

Bird on a Wire was initally released in the United States on Friday, May 18, 1990. Also released on Friday, May 18, 1990 have been Cadillac Man (dir. Roger Donaldson) and Garfield's Feline Fantasies (dir. Bob Nesler and John Sparey). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 19, 1990 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, September 12, 1990 in France; Thursday, September 06, 1990 in Germany and on Thursday, June 07, 1990 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Bird on a Wire":

At the casting of Bird on a Wire we find Mel Gibson, previously seen in Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) and Tequila Sunrise (1988); Goldie Hawn (Overboard (1987), Wildcats (1986)); David Carradine (Think Big (1990), Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)) [ more... ]

  • Wendy Van Riesen, Lesley Ewen and Robert Metcalfe also worked together in Backfire, released in 1987.
  • David Carradine, Stephen Tobolowsky and Harry Caesar also appeared together in Roadside Prophets, released in 1992.
  • Robert Metcalfe and Stephen Tobolowsky also worked together in Mr. Magoo, released in 1997.
  • Joan Severance and Mel Gibson also worked together in Lethal Weapon, released in 1987.

What is the Storyline of "Bird on a Wire":

Rick Jarmin (Mel Gibson) helped convict a drug-dealing FBI agent named Eugene Sorenson (David Carradine) and was placed in the witness protection program. Fifteen years later his former fiancée Marianne Graves (Goldie Hawn) crosses paths with him at a gas station in Detroit, Michigan. Rick refuses to recognize Marianne as the witness protection program does not allow contact with people from the witness' previous life. If she recognizes him it may lead to Sorenson finding and killing him.

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