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I am divine

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I am Divine is a wonderful documentary about the incredible and outrageous performer Divine, “the most beautiful woman in the world, almost.”  It’s a bittersweet biography of Harris Glen Milstead’s lifelong transformation into the legendary character Divine and an affectionate chronicle of his accomplishments and personal struggles. There are extensive...

Dustin Hoffman Thought He'd Be Prettier -- As a Woman

Tootsie is a fun comedy that is a joy to watch just for the laughs. But underneath the surface humor, there are several important threads running through the film. It poses questions about what it is to be a woman in a male-centric world. It also poignantly and quietly asks what it is like to not be pretty in a world where looks matter. It questions whether a man can really understand what it's like to be a woman.

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