La Cage Aux Folles, 1978










La Cage Aux Folles is a 1970s French-Italian farcical queer/gay sex comedy film; about a gay couple, the owner of a drag cabaret nightclub in Saint-Tropez, France and its star performer; their lives are complicated when the owner's son brings his fiancée's conservative parents to visit

Shockadelic rating: Interesting (but flawed)

Alternate title: Il Vizietto

Contributors: Edouard Molinaro, Marcello Danon, Francis Veber, Jean Poiret, Ugo Tognazzi; Michel Serrault, Ennio Morricone

Sequel: La Cage Aux Folles II, 1980
La Cage Aux Folles 3: The Wedding, 1985
Remake: The Birdcage, 1996