How Men Played Female Roles and Made That Gorgeously
Once upon the time, women were not allowed to appear in movies. So, men had to play female roles on their own. Still, the times changed gradually and women started to play in movies also. However, movie history knows even later amazing examples of movies when men still appeared instead of women and did that extremely well. Sure, you are familiar with the most of films we are going to mention in this article. We have picked for you top examples that worth your time to watch them.
- Tootsie by Dustin Hoffman
This movie is amazing and has already become classical. If you have watched it at least once, you could hardly forget it. The playing Dustin Hoffman had in this movie was amazing. Dustin’s character did not manage to find a job. His solution was to appear as a woman and try his chance in drama. He succeeded at that casting and obtained his role. Still, it was predictable for keen viewers that he would fell in love with a girl in this band. In the outcome, this made his life and work many times harder but interesting at the same time. We will not remind you about the final of this movie for encouraging you to watch it on your own.
- Breakfast on Pluto and Cillian Murphy
The story of this movie is based on a situation when a mother leaves her child before a church. The child had foster care and quite difficult life as a whole. These problems could influence the decision of becoming a transgender. Even more, the main character even finds enough strength to move to London for searching for his mother. This movie is a one you should pay attention to.
- ThePatrick Swayze’s role in To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar
Most people remember Partick Swayze in Dirty Dancing. Still, he had another amazing acting experience in the movie To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar. His character Miss Vida Boheme was gorgeous thanks to Patrick’s good acting. He got many famous movie awards for that role and this was more than justifiable. Suggest you watching this movie on your own.
- The Danish Girl and Eddie Redmayne
This actor had an amazing role as Einar Wegener. He managed to transform oneself completely in this movie and was remarkable. A man appears instead of his wife, wears her dresses. His life is more comfortable for him as a woman. So, he had decided to carry out gender surgery. This movie is moving in some ways and makes to think about other sides of our life, consider another attitude. If you are interested, watch this film.
- Hairspray and John Travolta
Popular Broadway Show had become a base for making this film. And it was successful indeed. John Travolta isn’t afraid of experimenting in the course of playing. So, we suggest you watching this film just to see something not very ordinary.
- Mrs. Doubtfire by Robin Williams
This movie is warm and not too serious. This makes it good and worthy to watch. That is also because of the acting of Robin Williams who appeared as an aged woman Doubtfire. This way he was hired as a nanny by his ex-wife. This is only to see his children every day. This film is full of amazing and funny moments. Watch it on your own.
- Adam Sandler’s role in Jack & Jill
This actor we associate with silly movies. Adam is good at that. And the film we are telling you about is also one of such kind. Still, Adam had managed to play here both Jack and Jill. They were twins and Adam was very good at playing them, especially his female character. The one important aspect is that Jack hates Jill but has to work with her. This adds spices to the film. It’s just to laugh and have a rest.
- Some Like it Hot – Jack Lemmon along with Tony Curtis
We are more than sure that most of our readers saw this film. In some contexts, we can even speak about it as a classical sample. The plot is focused on two musicians who appeared as women for getting places in a band. They managed to act hilariously. Jack Lemmon was even nominated for getting Oscar for his acting. So, we advise you to watch this film.
These movies can be good and light suggestions for having a good leisure time. Enjoy how men act like women, doing it funny.