Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, Teri Garr
Directed By: Sydney Pollack
Duration: 1 hr 51 min
Dustin Hoffman as a brash New York actor whose reputation for being "difficult" has stalled his career. When his girlfriend, Sandy, fails an audition for a soap opera, Michael dresses up as "Dorothy Michaels," auditions and lands the part. He joins the cast of the long-running daytime drama "Southwest General," quickly becoming the best friend and confidante of his beautiful co-star, Julie. But it's a frustrating relationship because he soon finds himself falling in love. Unfortunately, also falling in love is Julie's father – but with "Dorothy." Michael Dorsey has finally become a star. Now if he could just tell the woman he loves.