Bird (1988)

Drama, Music & Musical
2h 41min
Age rating


Forest Whitaker
Charlie 'Bird' Parker
Diane Venora
Chan Parker
Keith David
Buster Franklin
Samuel E. Wright
Dizzy Gillespie
Sam Robards
Penelope Windust
Bellevue Nurse
Glenn Wright
Alcoholic Patient
George Orrison
Patient with Checkers
Bill Cobbs
Dr. Caulfield
Washington Rucker
Drummer (Uncredited)
Tony Cox
Pee Wee Marquette


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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