About the film
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Release Date: December 17, 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.»|
|Production Companies||:||Mirage Enterprises, Punch Productions, Delphi Films, Columbia Pictures|
|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|
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.