PG | | Drama, Musical, Romance
A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.
Features Amy Irving's only Oscar nominated performance.
It's by their questions that we choose our students, not only by their answers.
When Yentl sings "Papa, Can You Hear Me?" her glasses are laid down in front of her. They have modern temple and ear pieces. In other scenes Yentl's glasses are the old-fashioned, wrap-around-the-ear-style glasses.
At the very end of the closing credits: This film is dedicated to my father... and to all our fathers.
$341,768 (USA) (20 November 1983)