A glamorous movie queen of the 1950s is revealed to be a man whose secret led to complicated relationships.
A Superstar Actress Is Really A Man ... Hollywood's Strangest Story!
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Other than five scenes - the death scene at the gas station in the beginning, the funeral scene at the end, the scene where the ambulance attendants get paid by the mortuary owner, the scene where Dina walks in on Danielle and Sarong Girl, and the bar scene near the beginning - no scene in the movie has more than two actors in it. See more
When Alan and Dinah argue on the front porch, Dinah's wig shifts back and forth from being askew to being straightened from shot to shot. See more
I'll never understand fighters, every thing you do is aimed at self-punishment.
Maybe, but the pay is good
When you win it is.
After the credits, a chair with the name Dinah East is shown. The star, Jeremy Stockwell, dressed in men's street clothes, stands up and walks toward the horizon. See more
The original film is 89 minutes in length. There is a 61 minute version of the movie that is widely bootlegged, but the editing is half-hazard and leaves much of the film's first half incomprehensible. Numerous scenes with Ultra Violet, Ray Foster, and Joe Taylor are missing from the 60 minute version. See more
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