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    Hoping boyfriend Ed will arrive, disappointed when it’s only mom (Anne Bancroft), Harvey Fierstein, directed by Paul Bogart in his film adaptation of his Broadway show, as gay drag performer Arnold, getting through his birthday, in Torch Song Trilogy, 1988.

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Torch Song Trilogy (1988) -- (Movie Clip) Don't Shake, It's Cookies
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Original trailer for Brooklyn actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein’s movie version of his 1983 Tony award-winning three-part Broadway play, Torch Song Trilogy, 1988, starring Fierstein, Matthew Broderick and Anne Bancroft. >
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