Guys or dolls? A spoiler-ridden top five list of cross-dressing cinema
- Niki Boyle
- 16 April 2012
Glenn Close stars as the 19th century Irish woman who adopted the disguise of a butler to gain independence.
One of the all-time classic mid-movie plot twists, as Forest Whitaker’s playful use of pronouns pays off.
Dustin Hoffman reverses the Albert Nobbs tactic, feigning femme to get a soap opera role. He nearly got Best Actor for it, too.
Showstopping turn from Felicity Huffman as the pre-op male-to-female transsexual searching for the son she fathered.
Tim Curry is just a sweet transvestite from transsexual Transylvaniaaaah. Uhuh.