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Comedy Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19851h 44mOn: Epix The Criterion Channel Tags: Female Director Country: America

Roberta is a bored suburban housewife who is fascinated with a woman, Susan, she only knows about by reading messages to and from her in the personals section of the newspaper. This fascination reaches a peak when an ad with the headline "Desperately Seeking Susan" proposes a rendezvous. Roberta goes too, and in a series of events involving amnesia and mistaken identity, steps into Susan's life.Desperately Seeking Susan featuring Madonna and Rosanna Arquette is streaming via tv everywhere with Epix, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 2 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 83% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.0 (20,019 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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#5,569 Ranked Movie

#344 Ranked in Movies on Epix

#362 Ranked in Female Director Movies

#1765 Ranked in Comedy Movies

Desperately Seeking Susan has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 83% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.0 (20,019 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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