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Release Date: 2003

DVD Release Date: October 7th, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
After a 25-year marriage to Irma (Jessica Lange), Roy Applewood (Tom Wilkinson) shocks his family when he reveals that he has a gender identity disorder. The Applewood family is further thrown into turmoil when Roy decides to have a sex change operation to relieve the pain of being trapped in a man's body. Roy's co-workers are baffled, his church rejects him and his son, Wayne (Joe Sikora), struggles with the humiliation of having a father who now goes by the name Ruth.

Cast: Jessica Lange, Tom Wilkinson, Hayden Panettiere, Clancy Brown, Joe Sikora, Randall Arney, Richard Bull, Mary Seibel

Director: Jane Anderson

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Transformation, Emotional, 2000s, Husband, Daughter, Family, Son, Wife, Moving


Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie
Nominated Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television