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  • The Blue Bird (1976)
  • G
    99 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
The Blue Bird (1976)
G
99 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

A pair of peasant children, Mytyl (Patsy Kensit) and her brother Tyltyl (Todd Lookinland), are led on a magical quest for the fabulous Blue Bird of Happiness (Nedezhda Pavlova) by the Fairy Berylune. On their journey, they are accompanied ...See moreA pair of peasant children, Mytyl (Patsy Kensit) and her brother Tyltyl (Todd Lookinland), are led on a magical quest for the fabulous Blue Bird of Happiness (Nedezhda Pavlova) by the Fairy Berylune. On their journey, they are accompanied by the humanized presences of a Dog, a Cat, Light, Fire (Yevgeni Shcherbakov), Bread (Richard Pearson), and other entities. Written by Jim Beaver See less
Writers
Maurice Maeterlinck (play "L'Oiseau bleu") | Hugh Whitemore (screenplay) | Alfred Hayes (screenplay) | Aleksei Kapler
Cinematographers
Jonas Gricius (as Ionas Gritzus) | Freddie Young
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Release date
Apr 5, 1976 (United States)

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28 cast members
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Elizabeth Taylor
Mother / Witch / Light / Maternal Love Mother / Witch / Light / Maternal Love   See fewer
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Jane Fonda
The Night The Night   See fewer
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Cicely Tyson
Tylette Tylette   See fewer
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Ava Gardner
Luxury Luxury   See fewer
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Will Geer
Grandfather Grandfather   See fewer
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Mona Washbourne
Grandmother Grandmother   See fewer
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Robert Morley
Father Time Father Time   See fewer
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Steven Warner
Children of the Future Children of the Future   See fewer
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Monique Potter
Children of the Future (as Monique Kaufman) Children of the Future (as Monique Kaufman)   See fewer
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Russell Lewis
Children of the Future Children of the Future   See fewer
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Grant Bardsley
Children of the Future Children of the Future   See fewer
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Anne Blackman
Children of the Future (as Ann Mannion) Children of the Future (as Ann Mannion)   See fewer
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Pheona McLellan
Sick Girl Sick Girl   See fewer
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Margarita Terekhova
Milk (as Margareta Terechova) Milk (as Margareta Terechova)   See fewer
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Oleg Popov
Clown Clown   See fewer
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Georgiy Vitsin
Sugar (as Georgi Vitzin) Sugar (as Georgi Vitzin)   See fewer
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Nadezhda Pavlova
Blue Bird (as Nadezda Pavlova) Blue Bird (as Nadezda Pavlova)   See fewer
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Valentina Ganibalova
Water (as Valentina Ganilaee Ganibalova) Water (as Valentina Ganilaee Ganibalova)   See fewer
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Yevgeni Shcherbakov
The Fire (as Yevgeny Scherbakov) The Fire (as Yevgeny Scherbakov)   See fewer
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James Coco
Tylo the Dog (scenes deleted) Tylo the Dog (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Glikeriya Bogdanova-Chesnokova
Actress (uncredited) Actress (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.5 / 10 | 1,107 votes