Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation | Release Date: December 23, 1988
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Universal acclaim based on 46 Ratings
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smiyamotNov 29, 2015
Smart, hard working secretary Tess wants to move up from her working class neighborhood. That's the American Dream, right? She lucks out when her new boss is a woman who will mentor her and help her climb the corporate ladder. Or not. HerSmart, hard working secretary Tess wants to move up from her working class neighborhood. That's the American Dream, right? She lucks out when her new boss is a woman who will mentor her and help her climb the corporate ladder. Or not. Her new boss is getting pressure to make a big deal so is she stealing Tess's idea? Good romantic comedy with some high stakes business dealings make for an interesting movie. I don't have that many DVDs but this one is in my collection. Expand
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IreneN.Jan 29, 2005
Intelligent, witty underdog-finds-success-and-romance-in-the-big-bad-business-world romantic comedy. The entire cast is very good, but this is really Griffith's movie; I wish she could get more intelligent scripts such as this Intelligent, witty underdog-finds-success-and-romance-in-the-big-bad-business-world romantic comedy. The entire cast is very good, but this is really Griffith's movie; I wish she could get more intelligent scripts such as this one.--Irene A. Norris Expand
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PatC.Jan 5, 2004
Formula piece, but with some neat anecdotes and one-liners, plus a genuine feel for being on the edge of the envelope in the corporate world. Gives new depth and meaning to having an office with a window.
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lasttimeisawJan 12, 2012
However outdated the costumes and settings, outmoded the corporal cooperation business, I believe the ethic of WORKING GIRL is abiding, at least until this moment (24 years later), resembling a 1980s version of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA (2006),However outdated the costumes and settings, outmoded the corporal cooperation business, I believe the ethic of WORKING GIRL is abiding, at least until this moment (24 years later), resembling a 1980s version of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA (2006), however collected 6 Oscar nominations with 1 win (for Carly Simonâ Expand
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