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Tootsie (1982)

PG 1982-12-17 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 56m
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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.


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.

  1. Larry Gelbart

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Sydney Pollack


  3. Murray Schisgal


  4. Don McGuire


  5. Elaine May


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dustin Hoffman

    Dustin Hoffman

    Michael Dorsey / Dorothy Michaels

  2. Jessica Lange

    Jessica Lange

    Julie Nichols

  3. Teri Garr

    Teri Garr


  4. Dabney Coleman

    Dabney Coleman

    Ron Carlisle

  5. Charles Durning

    Charles Durning

    Les Nichols

  6. Bill Murray

    Bill Murray

    Jeff Slater

  7. Sydney Pollack

    Sydney Pollack

    George Fields

  8. George Gaynes

    George Gaynes

    John Van Horn

  9. Geena Davis

    Geena Davis


  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $21,000,000.00

Revenue $177,200,000.00


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