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The Dresser

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LGBTQ Drama Rated: 7+ (PG)19831h 58mOn: Free Services Prime Video Starz Tags: World War II Adaptation 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 streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on STARZ (Via Philo), free on Tubi, and 6 others. It's a drama and LGBTQ movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (4,874 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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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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#861 Ranked Movie

#16 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#25 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#53 Ranked in World War II Movies

The Dresser has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (4,874 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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