Based on the autobiography of Gypsy Rose Lee, this made-for-TV movie-previously a Broadway smash and a 1962 film-depicts the life and times of a stripper and her domineering mother.
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In the final scene, Mama Rose opens the top of her dress, revealing the top of her bra; however, when Gypsy comes out and talks to her, the dress is closed again. See more
You really could have been something, Mother.
If I could have been, I would have been. And that's show business.
Referenced in Hocus Pocus
Baby June and Her Newsboys
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Sung by Lacey Chabert
, Elisabeth Moss
and Ensemble See more