Hairspray 1988 | Movie Watchlist


Set in Baltimore circa 1962, HAIRSPRAY joyously details the last days of 50s-era American naivete, as the country moves from postwar complacency to massive social upheaval. Cult filmmaker John Waters enters the mainstream with surprisingly little fuss. Ca… (more)

Released: 1988

Rating: PG

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