Tootsie

Tootsie

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Dustin Hoffman is Tootsie, the female creation of a long-struggling unemployed actor who pulls off the con to win a role on a daytime TV show. Co-stars director Sydney Pollack, Bill Murray and Jessica Lange.

1982Rating: PG, contains coarse language112 minsUSA
ComedyDrama

Streaming (2 Providers)

Tootsie | Awards

Award Winner
Best Supporting Actress (Lange), Academy Awards 1983. Best Film (Comedy/Musical), Golden Globes 1983

Tootsie | Reviews

90%51 reviews

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Variety

Variety

Remarkably funny and entirely convincing.

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Time Out

Time Out

The tone is quick-witted and appealing, with some of the smartest dialogue this side of Billy Wilder.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Restores the original meaning to the term 'situation comedy,' free of the pejorative associations that have accrued over the years because of the glut of awful ones on television.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

It turns out to be a touching love story... so touching that you may be surprised how moved you are at the conclusion.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

A sparkling turn by Hoffman and an absolutely fabulous cast make this a risk -- and a risque -- success.

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BBC

BBC

It's jaunty, witty, and somehow satisfying despite being simple.

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Tootsie | Release Details

Tootsie is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.