The Woman Inside

1981, Movie, R, 94 mins

THE WOMAN INSIDE handles its risque theme--sex-change operations--with impressive maturity. Prime among its merits is the final film appearance of Blondell, playing an aunt baffled by the transsexual impulses of her nephew, a wounded war veteran. Unfortunately, the film's efforts to make Manon's motivations clear too often takes the self-defeating form of saccharine treatment. Compared with Rainer Werner Fassbinder's IN A YEAR OF THIRTEEN MOONS (released in the US a year earlier), a subtly tragicomic look at a transsexual character trying to maintain self-respect, THE WOMAN INSIDE lacks both compassion and humane understanding of its characters. Independently made ...
Released: 1981 Rated: R Length: 94 mins

Are You Watching?

The Woman Inside
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Woman Inside
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular