Polyester (1981)
  • Share this:
Share with a friend
Sign into your email account to send this page to a friend:
Outlook or Apple Mail
or other default program

Polyester (1981)

R 83 minutes
Rent Not Available
Rent
For 48 Hours
$2
Buy Not Available
Buy
Unlimited Viewings
$9.99
Already own this title? Go to your VUDU Library
A housewife's life becomes a living hell after her pornographer husband has an affair with his secretary, her son starts sniffing glue and stomping on women's feet, and her slutty daughter gleefully anticipates her next abortion.
Genres Comedy
Director John Waters
Starring Tab Hunter, Edith Massey, Mink Stole, Stiv Bators View More
You may also be interested in...
 
R
  81 minutes
Meet the Laemles, Dad's got a great job, Mom has all the modern conveniences a happy homemaker could ask for, and ten-year-old Michael has neat new friends and two parents that kill him with kindness. They're the all-American family of 1954...with one small exception....the parents are cannibals.


Genres   Comedy, Horror
Director   Bob Balaban
Starring   Randy Quaid, Mary Beth Hurt, Sandy Dennis, Bryan Madorsky
 
Not Rated
  139 minutes
From Todd Solondz, director of the acclaimed WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE. Meet 3 sisters in search happiness amidst their angst. There's Joy (Jane Adams from TV's HUNG) who is on a rebound, Helen (Lara Flynn Boyle), a glamorous writer looking for excitement with a crank caller (Phillip Seymour Hoffman) and Trish (Cynthia Stevenson from TV's ACCORDING TO JIM), the housewife who appears to have it all but is hiding secrets of her own.


Genres   Drama, Comedy
Director   Todd Solondz
Starring   Lara Flynn Boyle, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jon Lovitz, Ben Gazzara
 
PG
  91 minutes
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.


Genres   Comedy, Music/Musical
Director   John Waters
Starring   Ricki Lake, Michael St. Gerard, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Sonny Bono
 
R
  87 minutes
A twisted action comedy about a young lunatic director and his devoted cult of cinema terrorists who kidnap a Hollywood movie goddess and force her to star in their radical underground movie.


Genres   Comedy
Director   John Waters
Starring   Melanie Griffith, Stephen Dorff, Alicia Witt, Lawrence Gilliard
 
R
  98 minutes
A campy musical that doubles as a horror film, this cult classic details the travails of a couple who enter the creepy castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter and wind up dancing the "Time Warp."


Genres   Comedy, Music/Musical
Director   Jim Sharman
Starring   Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien
 
R
  83 minutes
It's 1884 and legend has it that there's gold buried near sleepy Chili Verde, New Mexico ... and there's not a soul in town who's not after it. Tall in the saddle Abel learns that the treasure's location is hidden in a riddle. While he's busy dodging a competitor's bullets, the over-ample Rosie, longing to be a saloon singer, battles jealous saloon owner Marguerita for a share of the available cowboys in town. Through a series of misadventures, it's finally discovered that the odd tattoos on eac


Genres   Comedy, War/Western
Director   Paul Bartel
Starring   Tab Hunter, Lainie Kazan, Geoffrey Lewis, Henry Silva
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.
Advertisement
Advertisement

About Video on Demand by VUDU

Video on Demand by VUDU is a service that allows you to watch videos you want—including new releases—in high definition, with no monthly fees and no late fees. If it is out on DVD, chances are you can watch it today on VUDU.
Use Walmart.com to browse and rent or buy the movies you want, and then watch them on your computer or on your TV (requires an Internet connection and a VUDU-enabled HDTV or Blu-ray player, or a Sony PS3™).
Browse and rent or buy on Walmart.com, then start watching movies right in your browser.
Requirements:
  • A computer running Windows or Mac OS
  • A current Web browser that supports Adobe Flash 10.1 or later
  • Internet connection of 1 Mbps or faster. (Not sure if your connection is fast enough? Test it now on VUDU.com)
Please note that, due to studio restrictions, High-Definition (HD) and Full-HD (HDX) movies will be streamed at Standard Definition (SD) when you are watching from your computer. If you plan on watching only from a computer, we recommend choosing SD videos.
If you have an Internet-connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or Sony PlayStation 3, chances are that you're already set up to watch VUDU from your TV. Browse and buy on Walmart.com, or start VUDU on your TV and sign in using your Walmart account, and start watching your movies right away.
Requirements:
Standard Definition (SD) 480p:1 Mbps
High Definition (HD) 720p:2.25 Mbps
Full HD (HDX) 1080p:4.5 Mbps
If you are unsure of your HDTV's maximum resolution, please check the manual or the manufacturer's specifications.
Please note: Video on Demand is currently only available to locations in the United States. Use of this service is subject to the VUDU Terms of Service.

Movie Summary

A housewife's life becomes a living hell after her pornographer husband has an affair with his secretary, her son starts sniffing glue and stomping on women's feet, and her slutty daughter gleefully anticipates her next abortion.
Rovi - join the entertainment Portions of content provided by Rovi Corporation. © 2015 Rovi Corporation.

Movie Details

Genres Comedy
Director John Waters
Starring Tab Hunter, Edith Massey, Mink Stole, Stiv Bators, David Samson, Joni Ruth White, Mary Garlington, Ken King
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1981
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2007
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 83 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Format Details

Standard Definition (SD) SD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Rights & Requirements

VUDU Service Compatibility: You can watch VUDU content on your computer, your Internet-capable television or any device manufactured by VUDU or a third party that is licensed to provide the VUDU Service (collectively, "VUDU Devices").
Renting: Video rental periods are for a set period of time (typically 24, 48 or 72 hours), as indicated at the time of purchase. The rental period begins when you first start watching the video. Rentals expire after a set period of time, typically 30 days, whether you have watched them or not.
Buying: When you buy content from VUDU, you will typically be able to view it on your VUDU Device for as long as you are able to access the VUDU service.
Please note: These are general statements concerning VUDU's standard terms for renting and purchasing content and do not apply to each and every item of content available through the VUDU service. Due to licensing restrictions, these terms may vary depending on the content you have selected. For example, sometimes new release movies may become unavailable for viewing for an unspecified period of time due to licensing restrictions. VUDU makes every effort to notify you about unique terms and conditions that apply to certain content prior to your purchase or rental of that content. It is your obligation to review any additional restrictions or conditions related to content you intend to purchase or rent.

Customer Product Reviews

The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.