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Working Girl
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Harrison Ford Harrison Ford
Jack Trainer
Sigourney Weaver Sigourney Weaver
Katharine Parker
Melanie Griffith Melanie Griffith
Tess McGill
Alec Baldwin Alec Baldwin
Mick Dugan
Philip Bosco Philip Bosco
Oren Trask
Nora Dunn Nora Dunn
Ginny


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An average movie

2 years, 10 months ago at Sep 8 15:34
Basically, it is one of these rather cheesy 80’s flicks and even though I thought it was fairly entertaining, I can’t say I really loved the damned thing. I mean sure, it was all quite watchable, there was a really charismatic cast (Melanie Griffith, Harrison Ford, Sigourney Weaver, Alec Baldwin and even Kevin Spacey in a very small part) but I seriously had a hard time to care about the stor... read more

Working Girl

3 weeks ago at Jun 30 15:43
The shop-girl makes good films gets an update (for the late-80s) in Working Girl. If you look under the hood of this thing, it’s built to last and form a foolproof exterior that runs like a dream. Add in a dash of the battle of the sexes vibrancy from films like Woman of the Year to the mix, and you’ve got the recipe for a crowd-pleasing comedy. It’s pure Cinderella-style fantasy, but there... read more
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Description: Melanie Griffith had a fling with stardom in this Mike Nichols comedy about an executive secretary (Griffith) who can't get her deserved shot at upward mobility in the brokerage industry. Hardly taken seriously by male bosses, things aren't really any better for her once she starts working for a female exec (Sigourney Weaver, never more delightful), a narcissist with a boy-toy banker (Harrison Ford) and a tendency to steal the best ideas from her underlings. When Weaver's character is laid up with a broken leg, Griffith poses as a replacement wheeler-dealer, flirting with Ford and working on a new client who doesn't suspect the ... (more)
Release date: 21 December 1988
UPC: 024543013655
Tags: Comedy (12), Romance (10), Drama (8), 1980s (6), Business (5), 1988 (5), Classic (4), Harrison Ford (3), Business Ethics (3), Sort (2), Big Business (2), American (2), Success (2), Satire (2), *saipal (2), 1980's (2), Usa (2), Dramas (2), Work (2), Rags To Riches (2)
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“The shop-girl makes good films gets an update (for the late-80s) in Working Girl. If you look under the hood of this thing, it’s built to last and form a foolproof exterior that runs like a dream. Add in a dash of the battle of the sexes vibrancy from films like Woman of the Year to the mix, and you’ve got the recipe for a crowd-pleasing comedy. It’s pure Cinderella-style fantasy, but there’s a core of spunky, can-do dreamer positivity that is quite fetching.   Working Girl tells the story of Tess McGill (Melanie Griffith), a secretary with big dreams and aspirations but the inability to get them accomplished. After getting a new job with a barracuda (Sigourney Weaver, sensational) who appears sunny and supportive, Tess, through a wacky series of circumstances, falls in a duplic” read more

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