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GLEN OR GLENDA: wildly considered the worst film ever . . . it is an exploitation film created by Ed Wood, and featuring Bela Lugosi. The film is a docudrama about cross-dressing and semi-autobiographical. Wood himself was a crossdresser, and the film is a plea for tolerance.
"Glen or Glenda" tells two stories. One is about Glen, who secretly dresses as a woman but is afraid to tell his fiancée. The other is about Alan, a "pseudohermaphrodite" who undergoes a painful operation to become a woman. The film delivers earnest (even if incoherent) lectures on understanding. A cult classic with great conviction.
Campy with comic appeal and definitely a B-movie beyond the mainstream - come question what is has to say.
dir.: Ed Wood
rated: unrated (1953)
language: English (regrettably closed-caption/subtitles not available)
Vegan & nut-free meal/snacks (ingredient list available)
TTC tokens available.
Open discussion afterwards.
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