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Release Date: December 17, 1982

Year    :   1982
Slogan    :   «What do you get when you cross a hopelessly straight starving actor with a dynamite red sequined dress? You get America's hottest new actress.»
Genres    :   Comedy, Romance
Production Companies    :   Mirage Enterprises, Punch Productions, Delphi Films, Columbia Pictures
Director    :   Sydney Pollack
Producers    :   Lynn Stalmaster, Sydney Pollack, Gerald R. Molen, Ronald L. Schwary, Dick Richards, Charles Evans, Sylvia Fay
Writers    :   Larry Gelbart, Larry Gelbart, Don McGuire, Murray Schisgal
RunTime    :   116 mins.
Budget    :   21000000
Revenue    :   177200000

When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego - Dorothy Michaels - in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.

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