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How did they get the baby actor in Tootsie to repeatedly turn its head away from food?

In Tootsie, they have a scene where the baby keeps turning it's head away as a spoon is brought close to it's mouth. Usually the only role for a baby in a movie is crying but this seems more complex ...
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What's wrong with subtitles for a Czech movie, as referenced in Tootsie?

In Tootsie, Julie complains: My lines sound like subtitles for a Czech movie. I live in Czech republic, so I have no idea what do Czech movie subtitles look like in the US. Is there anything ...
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In the film Tootsie, what good does it do Michael to disclose on-the-air that he is a man?

In the 1982 film Tootsie, the actor Dustin Hoffman portrayed a character who is also an actor, Michael Dorsey. Michael pretends to be a woman ("Dorothy") in order to land the role of a ...
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