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It's Baltimore, 1962, and a rebellious "pleasantly plump" teenager with the biggest bouffant on the block, Tracy (Ricki Lake) attempts to be one of the featured stars on a popular dance show and win the coveted "Miss Auto Show" crown as she fights against… View More
Genres Comedy, Music/Musical
Director John Waters
Starring Ricki Lake, Michael St. Gerard, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Sonny Bono View More
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Movie Summary

It's Baltimore, 1962, and a rebellious "pleasantly plump" teenager with the biggest bouffant on the block, Tracy (Ricki Lake) attempts to be one of the featured stars on a popular dance show and win the coveted "Miss Auto Show" crown as she fights against racial discrimination in this film written and directed by John Waters in an ode to the dance craze of the 60's. Featuring Divine in his/her last gender-bending role as Tracy's mother.
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Movie Details

Genres Comedy, Music/Musical
Director John Waters
Starring Ricki Lake, Michael St. Gerard, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Sonny Bono, Ruth Brown, Deborah Harry, Leslie Ann Powers, Clayton Prince
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1988
VUDU Release Date 01/28/2010
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 91 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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