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Hairspray | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Hairspray  92 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [John Waters]  [26 Feb 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 77/100, External Reviews
Awards:  7 nominations.
Actors:  Debbie Harry, Divine, Ruth Brown, Sonny Bono
Plot:  A 'pleasantly plump' teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Polyester | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Polyester  86 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [John Waters]  [29 May 1981]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  David Samson, Divine, Edith Massey, Tab Hunter
Plot:  A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been breaking local women's feet.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Female Trouble | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Female Trouble  89 min,  NC-17,  [Comedy, Crime]  [John Waters]  [28 Mar 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  David Lochary, Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, Mink Stole
Plot:  A spoiled schoolgirl runs away from home, gets pregnant while hitch-hiking, and ends up as a fashion model for a pair of beauticians who like to photograph women committing crimes.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Desperate Living | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Desperate Living  90 min,  [Comedy, Crime, Fantasy]  [John Waters]  [27 May 1977]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Actors:  Edith Massey, Liz Renay, Mink Stole, Susan Lowe
Plot:  A neurotic society woman murders her husband with the help of her maid and, on the lam, escape to Mortville, a homeless community ruled over by a fascist queen.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pink Flamingos | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Pink Flamingos  93 min,  NC-17,  [Comedy, Crime]  [John Waters]  [01 Oct 1979]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  David Lochary, Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, Mink Stole
Plot:  Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against a sleazy married couple who make a passionate attempt to humiliate her and seize her tabloid-given title as "The Filthiest Person Alive".
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Cry-Baby | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Cry-Baby  85 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Musical]  [John Waters]  [06 Apr 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, External Reviews
Actors:  Amy Locane, Johnny Depp, Polly Bergen, Ricki Lake, Susan Tyrrell
Plot:  In 1950s Baltimore, a bad boy with a heart of gold wins the love of a good girl, whose boyfriend sets out for revenge.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Roman Candles | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Roman Candles  40 min,  [Short]  [John Waters]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  David Lochary, Divine, Mark Isherwood, Mona Montgomery
Plot:  John Waters' second film, shot on 8mm, and featuring Divine for the first time. Essentially a plotless collage of random incidents involving sex, drugs, religion and 'The Wizard of Oz', it ...
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Serial Mom | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Serial Mom  95 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime, Thriller]  [John Waters]  [13 Apr 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 61%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Kathleen Turner, Matthew Lillard, Ricki Lake, Sam Waterston
Plot:  A sweet mother takes a little too much at heart for the defense of her family.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Beau Sabreur | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Beau Sabreur  70 min,  [Adventure, Romance]  [John Waters]  [22 Jan 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Evelyn Brent, Gary Cooper, Noah Beery, William Powell
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Thomas J. Geraghty (story), Julian Johnson (titles), Percival Christopher Wren (novel)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pecker | Movie Details for Director John Waters | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Pecker  87 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [John Waters]  [09 Oct 1998]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 52%, Metacritic 66/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Bess Armstrong, Christina Ricci, Edward Furlong, Mark Joy
Plot:  A talented young photographer, who enjoys snapping photos of his satirical, perverted Baltimore neighborhood and his wacky family, gets dragged into a world of pretentious artists from New York City and finds newfound fame.
Writer:  John Waters
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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