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Hairspray
Movie: Hairspray(1988)[tt0095270] 'Pleasantly Plump' teenager Tracy Turnblad achieves her dream of becoming a regular on the Corny Collins Dance Show. Now a teen hero, she starts using her fame to speak out for the causes she believes in, most of all integration. In doing so, she earns the wrath of the show's former star, Amber Von Tussle, as well as Amber's manipulative, pro-segregation parents. The rivalry comes to a head as Amber and Tracy vie for the title of Miss Auto Show 1963. Written byJean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>
Title Hairspray
Release Date 1 July 1988 (UK)
Runtime
Genres Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Production Companies New Line Cinema, Stanley F. Buchthal, Robert Shaye Production
Sonny Bono
Sonny Bono...
Franklin von Tussle...
Divine
Divine...
Edna Turnblad / ...
Debbie Harry
Debbie Harry...
Velma Von Tussle...
Ricki Lake
Ricki Lake...
Tracy Turnblad...
Jerry Stiller
Jerry Stiller...
Wilbur Turnblad...
Vitamin C
Vitamin C...
Amber von Tussle ...
Michael St. Gerard
Michael St. Gerard...
Link Larkin...
Mink Stole
Mink Stole...
Tammy...
Shawn Thompson
Shawn Thompson...
Corny Collins...
Ric Ocasek
Ric Ocasek...
Beatnik Cat (special appe...
Pia Zadora
Pia Zadora...
Beatnik Chick...

Reviews

DaleHirst on 9 February 2008
And by that I don't mean the colour of someone's skin, but in the manner of The League of Gentlemen etc but rather than using gross or weird out comedy it parodies one of the most disgusting periods of humanity's history, when someone could be looked down on, legally, with the full backing of the law and the public unwillingness to integrate when it was finally legislated against.This really was a more than decent watch if you let yourself suspend your incredulity a little. The dancing show was a hilarious parody of a 60s show, the performance by the parents and the 3 presenters outside of the show environment especially stand out as works of comedy genius with the children just there as a plot device to move the story on.7.5/10.

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