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Charles Durning

'Tootsie' on a roll -- new DVD restoration celebrates a classic film

"RON? I have a name. It's Dorothy. It's not Tootsie or Toots or Sweetie or Honey or Doll."

"Oh, -----!"

"No, just Dorothy. Alan's always Alan; Tom's always Tom and John's always John. It's Dorothy. Capital D-O-R-O-T-H-Y."

THAT'S Dustin Hoffman, in "Tootsie," asserting him/herself on the set of the soap opera in which he appears in disguise as Miss Dorothy Michaels.

"Tootsie" is not a holiday film, but it has such a feel-good vibe, I've always felt it's perfect for the holidays, or anytime you want to feel better about the human condition.

"Tootsie" is one of those movies that I always watch to the...