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9 TO 5

Synopsis:

Monday, September 8 – 7:30 PM


Co-Presented with Outfest

9 TO 5, 1980, 20th Century Fox, 110 min. This classic from director Colin Higgins (writer of HAROLD AND MAUDE and director of SILVER STREAK) brilliantly brings together three of Hollywood's favorite female stars - Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton -- in an uproarious office farce. At Consolidated, the office manager (Tomlin), the vice president's secretary (Parton) and the newest employee (Fonda) plot revenge against their sexist, egotistical and hypocritical boss Franklin Hart Jr. (Dabney Colman). The scheme spins wildly out of control, forcing them to keep Hart tied up as they take over the company and run it their own way. Full of witty one-liners, great ‘80s outfits and an unforgettable soundtrack (including Parton's Oscar-nominated title song), this delightful, insightful comedy is so much fun "it'll drive you crazy if you let it." Discussion following with Patricia Resnick, screenwriter and writer of the new stage show "9 to 5: The Musical" premiering this month at the Ahmanson Theatre. All audience members will receive a free limited-edition gift from the show and can enter to win tickets to a performance of "9 to 5: The Musical"!

 

Genre:

Musical