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Forgotten Gender-Bending Classics

30 January 2012 7:45 AM, PST | | See recent Tribeca Film news »

In honor of the Oscar nominations secured by Glenn Close and Janet McTeer for their powerful performances as women living as men in Albert Nobbs, we at The Reelist decided to take a look back at some of our favorite gender-bending roles in film. Sure, everyone remembers Tim Curry as Dr. Frank-n-Furter, Dustin Hoffman as Dorothy Michaels, Hilary Swank as Brandon Teena and Linda Hunt as Billy Kwan, but we think it will be fun to revisit some of the great gender-bending performances that are more often overlooked. Credit: Roadside Attractions From films that run the filmic gamut from sex comedies to art house cinema, check out our favorite forgotten performances from actors who have successfully blurred the lines between the sexes. Ladybugs (1992) Actor: Jonathan Brandis Role: Matthew/Martha Ladybugs, a family film that holds a special place in our hearts, succeeds (despite the presence of a miscast Rodney Dangerfield »

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