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Torch Song Trilogy

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Released 1988, 'Torch Song Trilogy' stars Harvey Fierstein, Anne Bancroft, Matthew Broderick, Brian Kerwin The R movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 58 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from experienced critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Arnold Beckoff (Harvey Fierstein) is looking for love and acceptance, but as a gay man working as a female impersonator in 1970s New York City, neither come easily. After a series of heartaches, Arnold believes he has found the love of his life in Alan (Matthew Broderick), and the couple make plans to adopt. But when tragedy strikes, Arnold's life is shaken to its very core, leading to a confrontation with his overbearing mother (Anne Bancroft), who has never approved of her son's lifestyle."

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