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Bird on a Wire (1990)

PG-13
110 min | Action, Comedy

An old flame discovers her ex-boyfriend from the past is a relocated FBI informant out to stop the bad guys.
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Louis Venosta (story) (screenplay) | Eric Lerner (story) (screenplay) | David Seltzer (screenplay)
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$ 20,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 15,338,160
Gross (USA)
$ 70,980,000
Gross (World)
$ 138,699,000
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May 18, 1990 (United States)

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Mel Gibson
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Goldie Hawn
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David Carradine
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Harry Caesar
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Jeff Corey
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Clyde Kusatsu
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Jackson Davies
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Florence Paterson
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5.9 / 10 | 35,520 votes