Comedy Film Series

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Comedy Film Series

Wednesday P.M. ~ 1:30 - 3:00

Location:  Durham Community Church

Coordinator:  Judith Custer



Movies with Humor that show the changing roles of men and women at home and work.

February 21 "Nine to Five" – Three female employees of a sexist egotistical bigot find a way to turn the tables on him. Stars Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton and Lily Tomlin.

February 28 "Tootsie" – Dustin Hoffman disguises himself as a woman to get a part in a soap opera.  Won 9 Oscars in 1982 including Best Picture.

March 7 "Mister Mom" – Michael Keaton and Teri Garr are perfectly happy with their roles—until a lay off makes him a house husband and her a working wife.

March 14 "The Working Girl" – Tess McGill, played by Melanie Griffith, shows the world that a woman can be smart and successful in business, a revolutionary idea in 1988.