July 23, 2018

Mainstream Movies with Passing Themes

Imitation of Life (John Stahl, 1934)/Imitation of Life (Douglas Sirk, 1959)

Pinky (Elia Kazan, 1949)

Lost Boundaries (Alfred Werker, 1949)

Glen or Glenda (Edward D. Wood, Jr., 1953)

Shadows (John Cassavetes, 1958)

I Passed for White (Fred. M. Wilcox, 1960)

Tootsie (Sydney Pollack, 1982)

Victor Victoria (Blake Edwards, 1982)

Yentl (Barbra Streisand, 1983)

Boys Don’t Cry (Kimberly Peirce, 1989)

Metropolitan (Whit Stillman, 1990)

Paris is Burning (Jennie Livingston, 1991)

The Crying Game (Neil Jordan, 1992)

Orlando (Sally Potter, 1992)

Aladdin (Ron Clements & John Musker, 1992)

Farewell, My Concubine (Kaige Chen, 1993)

M. Butterfly (David Cronenberg, 1993)

Six Degrees of Separation (Fred Schepisi, 1993)

The Ballad of Little Jo (Maggie Greenwald, 1993)

To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything (Beeban Kidron, 1995)

The Birdcage (Mike Nichols, 1996)

Mulan (Tony Bancroft & Barry Cook, 1998)

Passing Beyond Passing (Adrian Piper, 2004)

White Chicks (Keenen Ivory Wayans, 2004)

Across the Tracks (Michael Cooke, 2015)

Sorry to Bother You (Boots Riley, 2018)

Pinky (Elia Kazan, 1949)

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