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25 years later, 'Tootsie' remains transformative

Film says much about men, women, actors

In 'Tootsie,' Dustin Hoffman plays an actor who poses as a woman in order to win a part in a soap opera. In "Tootsie," Dustin Hoffman plays an actor who poses as a woman in order to win a part in a soap opera. (Associated press)
By Mark Feeney
Globe Staff / February 3, 2008

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Let us begin with a declaration of rank movie heresy. The great American cross-dressing comedy is not "Some Like It Hot." It is, in fact, "Tootsie," a 25th-anniversary DVD of which arrives in stores Tuesday. (Full article: 982 words)

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