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The Dresser

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Drama Comedy Rated: 16+20151h 45mOn: Starz 

One fateful night in a small English regional theatre during World War II a troupe of touring actors stage a production of Shakespeares King Lear. Bombs are falling, sirens are wailing, the curtain is up in an hour but the actor/manager Sir who is playing Lear is nowhere to be seen. His dresser Norman must scramble to keep the production alive but will Sir turn up in time and if he does will he be able to perform that night? The Dresser is a wickedly funny and deeply moving story of friendship and loyalty as Sir reflects on his lifelong accomplishments and seeks to reconcile his turbulent friendships with those in his employ before the final curtain.The Dresser featuring Ian McKellen and Anthony Hopkins is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (2,692 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Starz).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#7,562 Ranked Movie

#333 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#2512 Ranked in Comedy Movies

#5061 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Dresser has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (2,692 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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