BEST: The Birdcage (1996)
Original: La Cage aux Folles (1978)
Your rank: #6 (5.08% of vote)
We say: Does it shock you that we're still arguing about same-sex marriage 16 years after this Mike Nichols comedy had the entire country laughing? His adaptation of Jean Poiret's 1973 play featured Robin Williams and Nathan Lane as a flamboyantly gay couple pretending to be straight for their son's future Republican in-laws, played by Dianne Wiest and an unwavering Gene Hackman, who looked great in drag.