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Yentl (1983)

PG 11/18/1983 (US) MusicDramaRomance 2h 12m

In a time when the world of study belonged only to men, there lived a girl who dared to ask why?

Overview

Rebbe Mendel is a single father who teaches the Talmud, a sacred text of Judaism, to the boys of his small Polish town. Behind closed doors, he also instructs his daughter, Yentl, despite the fact that girls are forbidden to study religious scripture. When Yentl's father dies, she still has a strong desire to learn about her faith -- so she disguises herself as a male, enrolls in a religious school, and unexpectedly finds love along the way.

  1. Barbra Streisand

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Jack Rosenthal

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Barbra Streisand

    Barbra Streisand

    Yentl Mendel

  2. Mandy Patinkin

    Mandy Patinkin

    Avigdor

  3. Amy Irving

    Amy Irving

    Hadass Vishkower

  4. Nehemiah Persoff

    Nehemiah Persoff

    Rebbe Mendel

  5. Steven Hill

    Steven Hill

    Reb Alter Vishkower

  6. Miriam Margolyes

    Miriam Margolyes

    Sarah

  7. Ian Sears

    Ian Sears

    David

  8. Allan Corduner

    Allan Corduner

    Shimmele

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Full Cast & Crew

Yentl
Yentl

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue $30,400,000.00

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