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Hairspray

A cotton-candy gloss on gleeful provocateur John Waters' sweetest movie, director-choreographer Adam Shankman and screenwriter Leslie Dixon's adaptation of the Broadway musical is so cute, sugary, bubbly and eager to please that its essential blandness cou… (more)

Released: 2007

Rating: PG

User Rating:4.73 out of 5 (90 ratings)

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: PG
  • User Rating:4.73 out of 5 (90 ratings)
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  • Review: A cotton-candy gloss on gleeful provocateur John Waters' sweetest movie, director-choreographer Adam Shankman and screenwriter Leslie Dixon's adaptation of the Broadway musical is so cute, sugary, bubbly and eager to please that its essential blandness cou… (more)

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