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Rated: 7+ (PG)19831h 58mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: War World War II Country: United Kingdom

In a touring Shakespearean theater group, a backstage hand - the dresser, is devoted to the brilliant but tyrannical head of the company. He struggles to support the deteriorating star as the company struggles to carry on during the London blitz. The pathos of his backstage efforts rival the pathos in the story of Lear and the Fool that is being presented on-stage, as the situation comes to a crisis.The Dresser featuring Albert Finney and Tom Courtenay is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 2 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (4,421 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#4,834 Ranked Movie

#155 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#185 Ranked in World War II Movies

#588 Ranked in War Movies

The Dresser has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (4,421 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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