Mulan dresses as a man in order to bring honor to her father's name by fighting in an ongoing war against the barbarians, the Huns.
Actors: Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei, Donny Osmond Pat Morita, + more
Initial Release: 1998
Directed by: Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook
#23 on The Best Animated Films Ever
#52 on The Best Movies for Kidssee more on Mulan
When her soccer team gets cut, ambitious Viola assumes the identity of her twin brother at a rival school in order to prove girls can play just as well as the boys....
Actors: Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum, Jessica Lucas, David Cross Vinnie Jones, + more
Initial Release: 2006
Directed by: Andy Fickman
#1269 on The Most Rewatchable Moviessee more on She's the Man
Robin Williams plays a surprisingly believable little old lady in this comedy about a father, his ex and their kids.
Actors: Robin Williams, Pierce Brosnan, Sally Field, Mara Wilson Harvey Fierstein, + more
Initial Release: 1993
Directed by: Chris Columbus, Chuck Jones
#67 on The Most Rewatchable Movies
#525 on The Best Movies of All Timesee more on Mrs. Doubtfire
When a guy gets the scholarship Terry wanted, even though her article was better, she decides to go undercover as a boy at a different school in order to resubmit said article and improve her chances!
Actors: Sherilyn Fenn, William Zabka, Joyce Hyser, Leigh McCloskey Arye Gross, + more
Initial Release: 1985
Directed by: Lisa Gottlieb
#34 on The Best '80s Teen Movies
#1400 on The Best Movies of All Time
#131 on The Funniest '80s Moviessee more on Just One of the Guys
When 3 drag queens drive cross-country for the Drag Queen finals in Hollywood, their car breaks down in a small town in the middle of nowhere. In a town where everyone knows everyone else, the drag queens definitely make quite a splash! On a side note, it's fun to see action stars play women!
Actors: Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze, RuPaul Wesley Snipes, + more
Initial Release: 1995
Directed by: Beeban Kidron
#18 on The Best Gay Themed Movies
#3370 on The Best Movies of All Time
#886 on The Worst Movies Of All Timesee more on To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
An actor with a bad reputation dresses as a woman to land a role on a soap opera...the love triangle (rectangle?) is hilarious and you can't go wrong with Dustin Hoffman!
Actors: Bill Murray, Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Jessica Lange Teri Garr, + more
Initial Release: 1982
Directed by: Sydney Pollack
#137 on The Greatest Movie Themessee more on Tootsie
Unable to find work as the singer she is, Julie Andrews lands a gig as a man being a female impersonator. Everything goes well until the nightclub owner develops feelings for man/woman Victor/Victoria!
Actors: Julie Andrews, James Garner, Alex Karras, Lesley Ann Warren John Rhys-Davies, + more
Initial Release: 1982
Directed by: Blake Edwards
#978 on The Most Rewatchable Moviessee more on Victor Victoria
If you've yet to see this film, I highly recommend it. Running from the mob after witnessing a murder, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon find themselves dressing up as women in an all-girl band to escape. The laughs continue as Tony Curtis falls for Marilyn and Jack Lemmon gets an admirer...
Actors: Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Grace Lee Whitney George Raft, + more
Initial Release: 1959
Directed by: Billy Wilder
#114 on The Best Crime Movies
#242 on The Most Rewatchable Moviessee more on Some Like It Hot