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  • Debra Winger

    Born on May 16, 1955 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio

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A Dangerous Woman (1993)

Debra Winger as "Martha Horgan"

Martha Horgan (Debra Winger) is a withdrawn, mentally disabled woman who lives with her aunt, Frances (Barbara Hershey). One of Martha's unusual traits is that she doesn't lie, a quality that leads to her getting fired from a dry-cleaning shop thanks to the actions of the shifty Getso (David Strathairn). Conflict seems to follow Martha, since she also becomes romantically involved with local fix-it man, Mackey (Gabriel Byrne), who is sleeping with Frances as well.

Golden Globe (1993) Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

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Scenes (Songs) We Love: Urban Cowboy

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Jul 21st 2010, 10:18AM

Jul 21st 2010, 10:18AM

Former Senator Bob Kerrey Asked to Head MPAA

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on May 21st 2010, 12:00PM

May 21st 2010, 12:00PM

' E.T. ' Cast: Where Are They Now?

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Aug 10th 2009, 2:00AM

Aug 10th 2009, 2:00AM

TIFF Review: Rachel Getting Married

Posted by
James Rocchi on Sep 4th 2008, 4:32PM

Sep 4th 2008, 4:32PM

Hathaway Earns Tough Love in 'Rachel Getting Married' Trailer

Posted by
William Goss on Aug 2nd 2008, 2:32PM

Aug 2nd 2008, 2:32PM

Anne Hathaway to Dance with Shiva

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 10th 2007, 3:01PM

Aug 10th 2007, 3:01PM

Anne Hathaway to Star in Jonathan Demme's 'Dancing with Sheba'

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jul 16th 2007, 10:32AM

Jul 16th 2007, 10:32AM


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