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1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Richard Radley (Vanessa Redgrave) is an ophthalmologist with a successful career, a beautiful fiancée and a secret life. Despite outward appearances, Richard is a woman at heart. When his psychiatrists -- including his mother (Louise Fletcher) -- fail to "cure" him, Richard leaves his life behind, moves to California and has a sex change to become Renee. Finally herself, Renee takes up professional tennis -- but when a reporter outs her sex change, she must fight for her right to compete.

Cast: Vanessa Redgrave , Louise Fletcher , Richard Venture ,

Director: Anthony Page

Genres: Docudrama

Second Serve (1986)

Release Date: January 1st, 1986|1 hr. 40 min.

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  • January 07, 2014 lindalicata1
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    THIS FILM IS A REAL GEM. VANESSA REDGRAVE IS OUTSTANDING. FIRST AS RICHARD RASKIND AND AS RENEE RICHARDS. I READ THE BOOK. SECOND SERVE IN WHICH THE MOVIE IS BASED. RICHARD FIGHTING TO STAY AS A MALE. A VERY WELL KNOWN EYE DOCTOR. ENDS UP IN THE NAVY. GETS MARRIED AND HAS A SON.

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