History Film / Tootsie

30th May '16 3:20:47 PM kyeo
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* EasilyForgiven: After a little sulking, Les quickly gets over Michael pretending to be Dorothy and agrees to let Michael buy him a beer.


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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: We only see Sandy again once after she and Michael break up, when she sees Michael reveal herself on live TV and screams in horror, but the movie doesn't seem to care what happens to her in the end, despite getting the worst treatment out of any of the major characters. The only hint that she and Michael have reconciled is [[spoiler: a billboard announcing that they're starring together in Jeff's play.]]
19th Apr '16 3:24:14 AM gallium
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* InternalReveal: The big reveal for both the fictional soap and the actual movie, when Michael takes off his wig and many of his feminine touches and reveals himself to be a man during a live taping of ''Southwest General''. The movie's audience, of course, has known all along.



* TheReveal[=/=]InternalReveal: The big reveal for both the fictional soap and the actual movie, when Michael takes off his wig and many of his feminine touches and reveals himself to be a man during a live taping of ''Southwest General''. The movie's audience, of course, has known all along.
27th Mar '16 7:50:50 AM gallium
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* DisguisedInDrag

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* DisguisedInDragDisguisedInDrag: Michael has managed to irritate New York producers so thoroughly that he has to pretend to be a woman to get a part.



* FanService: A young Geena Davis in skimpy bra and panties. Nuff said.

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* FanService: {{Fanservice}}: A young Geena Davis in skimpy bra and panties. Nuff said.
* {{Foreshadowing}}: Comments fairly early in the film about how crew mishaps and technical problems occasionally force the show to do a LiveEpisode.



* RealLifeWritesThePlot: The character of George was written and/or cast with Creator/SydneyPollack, the director, playing the part at [[Creator/DustinHoffman Hoffman]]'s suggestion, to incorporate some of the real-life tension between the two of them into the movie itself.

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: The character of George was written and/or cast with Creator/SydneyPollack, the director, playing the part at [[Creator/DustinHoffman Hoffman]]'s Hoffman's suggestion, to incorporate some of the real-life tension between the two of them into the movie itself.
27th Mar '16 6:17:50 AM gallium
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'''Tropes used in the original movie:'''

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'''Tropes !!'''Tropes used in the original movie:'''
22nd Mar '16 12:29:22 AM Mdumas43073
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'''Michael (as Dorothy):''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.

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'''Michael (as Dorothy):''' '''Michael:''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.
22nd Mar '16 12:28:51 AM Mdumas43073
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'''Dorothy:''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.

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'''Dorothy:''' '''Michael (as Dorothy):''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.
22nd Mar '16 12:27:40 AM Mdumas43073
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'''Michael:''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.

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'''Michael:''' '''Dorothy:''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.
15th Mar '16 5:20:51 PM Mdumas43073
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->'''George:''' You are ''psychotic''!\\

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->'''George:''' You are ''psychotic''!\\''psychotic!''\\
15th Mar '16 5:19:50 PM Mdumas43073
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->'''George:''' You are ''psychotic''!\\
'''Michael:''' No, I'm not. I'm employed.
15th Mar '16 5:08:54 PM Mdumas43073
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[[caption-width-right:320:Dustin Hoffman + red sequins = awesome]]

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[[caption-width-right:320:Dustin [[caption-width-right:300:Dustin Hoffman + red sequins = awesome]]
awesome.]]
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