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 could almost go unnoticed. Congenitally cheerful tubby-teen Tracy Turnblad (Nikki Blonsky) and her best...read more

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Hairspray Live! Can't Stop the Beat in First Promo Trailer!

It's time to transport back to Baltimore in the 1960s for Hairspray Live! The debut promo for NBC's next live musical spectacular aired Friday during the network's Olympics broadcast and we got our first look at the special's all-star cast in full co… Read more

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Upbeat musical spin on John Waters' 1988 cult hit about a plump, socially conscious teenage girl who shakes up things on a TV dance show in 1962 Baltimore.

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Wed Dec 13 5:00pm
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Upbeat musical spin on John Waters' 1988 cult hit about a plump, socially conscious teenage girl who shakes up things on a TV dance show in 1962 Baltimore.

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: PG
  • 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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