The Big Bird Cage

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1972
  • Color
  • Running Time: 88 min / USA:96 min (DVD)
  • Production and Distribution Co: New World Pictures
  • Written and directed by Jack Hill
  • Starring Pam Grier, Sid Haig, Carol Speed
  • Produced by Roger Corman, Cirio H. Santiago, Jane Schaffer
  • Original Music by William Allen Castleman, William Loose
  • Cinematography by Felipe Sacdalan (as Philip Sacdalan)
  • Film Editing by Jere Huggins & James Mitchell

Plot Summary

  • Thieving mercenaries engineer a prison break from the outside.

Also Known As

  • Women's Penitentiary II


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