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146 Ratings


Directed by Anne Fletcher
United States, 2018
Comedy, Drama, Musical


Willowdean (‘Dumplin’), the plus-size teenage daughter of a former beauty queen, signs up for her mom’s Miss Teen Bluebonnet pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town.

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Dumplin' Directed by Anne Fletcher

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

2019 | Nominee: Best Original Song

Critics reviews

Kristin Hahn’s script gives Will sassy lines and too many tears, but the filmmakers never give this character a real, searching, complex inner life. 
December 05, 2018
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