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2,456 Ratings


Directed by Sydney Pollack
United States, 1982
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Known for his difficult temperament, down-on-his-luck actor Michael Dorsey finds work on a trashy daytime soap opera by disguising himself as a woman by the name of Dorothy Michaels.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1983 | Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1983 | 9 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1982 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1984 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

1984 | 7 nominations including: Best Actress

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