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The Dresser [1996 film] by Peter Yates
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The Dresser [1996 film]

by Peter Yates, Ronald Harwood (Screenwriter)

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A dying Shakespearian actor disappoints everyone in the end. A life-time performance from Albert Finney. Interesting to think of finney playing the part of tom jones as you watch this movie. ( )
  Porius | Oct 27, 2008 |
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Peter Yatesprimary authorall editionscalculated
Harwood, RonaldScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Albert Finneysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Courtenay, Tomsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII. Both the leader of the company and his dresser are essential to each other. However, the devoted dresser struggles to support the unreasonable demands of the tyrannical head of the company, during the London blitz.… (more)

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