The Big Bird Cage

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The Big Bird Cage
Big bird cage.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Jack Hill
Produced by Cirio H. Santiago
Jane Schaffer
Written by Jack Hill
Starring Pam Grier
Sid Haig
Anitra Ford
Carol Speed
Music by William Allen Castleman
William Loose
Cinematography Felipe Sacdalan
Edited by Jere Huggins
James Mitchell
Distributed by New World Pictures
Release date(s)
  • July 1972 (1972-07)
Running time 88 min.
Country United States
Philippines
Language English

The Big Bird Cage is a 1972 exploitation film of the "women in prison" subgenre. It serves as a non-sequel follow-up to the 1971 film The Big Doll House. The film was written and directed by Jack Hill, and stars Pam Grier, Sid Haig, Anitra Ford, and Carol Speed.

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Blossom (Pam Grier), a buxom bad girl, is the rough-and-ready girlfriend of a radical guerrilla leader, Django (Sid Haig). She often keeps her relationship a secret, but tends to get into fights without knowing it. However, when Django's mercenary friends itch for some female companionship, she softens and the two devise a plan to liberate the inmates of a local women's prison. With the help of another new inmate, Terry (Anitra Ford), Blossom and Django go up against a tyrannical warden (Andrés Centenera) to stage an explosive breakout.

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