Bird (1988)


Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.

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Movie Score: 7/10 from 100 votes
Release Date: 1988-07-01
Status: Released
Run time: 161 min / 2:41
Production Studio : Warner Bros. Pictures, Malpaso Productions
Production Country: United States of America
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Bird Casts

Forest Whitaker
as Charlie 'Bird' Parker
Diane Venora
as Chan Parker
Keith David
as Buster Franklin
Damon Whitaker
as Young Bird
Michael Zelniker
as Red Rodney
Samuel E. Wright
as Dizzy Gillespie
Michael McGuire
as Brewster
James Handy
as Esteves
Morgan Nagler
as Kim
Arlen Dean Snyder
as Dr. Heath
Sam Robards
as Moscowitz
Penelope Windust
as Bellevue Nurse
Glenn Wright
as Alcoholic Patient
George Orrison
as Patient with Checkers
Bill Cobbs
as Dr. Caulfield
Tony Todd
as Frog
Anna Levine
as Audrey

Bird Crew

Directing Clint Eastwood Director
Production Clint Eastwood Producer
Production David Valdes Executive Producer
Sound Lennie Niehaus Original Music Composer
Editing Joel Cox Editor
Production Phyllis Huffman Casting
Art Edward C. Carfagno Production Design
Writing Joel Oliansky Screenplay
Sound Willie D. Burton Sound Mixer
Camera Jack Green Director of Photography
Sound Robert G. Henderson Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Rick Alexander Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Les Fresholtz Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Vern Poore Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Virginia Cook-McGowan Sound Editor
Sound Marshall Winn Sound Editor
Sound Teri E. Dorman Sound Editor
Sound David M. Horton Sound Editor
Sound Joseph A. Ippolito Sound Editor
Sound Walter Newman Sound Editor
Camera Marcia Reed Still Photographer
Directing Lloyd Nelson Script Supervisor