Hairspray
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1988
Director: John Waters
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-609923
Running time: 1:32 (92 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 1.85:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: November 05, 2002
Collection type: Owned (#5595)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 09, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
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Overview
With huge hair, a big grin, and all the right moves, Tracy Turnblad (Ricki Lake) becomes the queen of Baltimore's number one TV dance party. Also starring Divine (Pink Flamingos) and rock legends Sonny Bono and Debbie Harry.
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Genres
Drama
Comedy
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
Media Companies:
 • New Line Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Commentary
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
John Waters....Director
Writing
John Waters....Writer
Production
Robert Shaye....Executive Producer
Sara Risher....Executive Producer
Rachel Talalay....Producer
Cinematography
David Insley....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Janice Hampton....Film Editor
Music
Kenny Vance....Composer
Sound
Rick Angelella....Production Sound Mixer
Jeffrey J. Haboush....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Peter Foster....Supervising Sound Editor
Art
Vincent Peranio....Art Director
Cast
Sonny Bono....Franklin Von Tussle
Ruth Brown....Motormouth Maybelle
Divine....Arvin Hodgepile / Edna Turnblad
Colleen Fitzpatrick....Amber Von Tussle
Deborah Harry....Velma Von Tussle
Jo Ann Havrilla....Prudence Pingleton
Ricki Lake....Tracy Turnblad
Ric Ocasek....Beatnik Cat
Leslie Ann Powers....Penny Pingleton
Clayton Prince....Seaweed
Michael St. Gerard....Link Larkin
Jerry Stiller....Wilbur Turnblad
Mink Stole....Tammy
Shawn Thompson....Corny Collins
Alan Wendl....Mr. Pinky
Pia Zadora....Beatnik Chick
Josh A. Charles....Iggy
Jason Downs....Bobby
Holter Ford Graham....I.Q.
Dan Griffith....Brad
Regina Hammond....Pam
Bridget Kimsey....Consuella
Frankie Maldon....Dash
Brooke Mills....Lou Ann
John Orofino....Fender
Kim Webb....Carmelita
Debra Wirth....Shelly
Dawn Hill....Nadine
Cyrkle Milbourne....L'il Inez
Doug Roberts....Paddy Pingleton
John Waters....Dr. Fredrickson
Toussaint McCall....Himself
Lydia Troy....Mrs. Malinski
Verna Day....Nadine's Mother
Kevin Joseph....Joke Store Customer
Cory Tabachow....Joke Store Customer
Marcy Brodsky....Joke Store Customer
Donald Wheeler....Clinton
Paul Zimmerman....Brent
Jennifer Johns....Amy
Brook Yeaton....Tough Guy #1
Jeff Gardner....Tough Guy #2
Jay Hillmer....Principal Davidson
Rhea Feikin....Geometry Teacher
Mark Oliver....Geometry Student
Coley Sohn....Slapped Girl
Susan Lowe....Angry Mother
Rosemary Knower....Mrs. Shipley
Colleen Simon....Girl in Lunchroom
Kathleen Wallace....Gym Teacher
Keith Douglas....Lead Lafayette
Al Granick....Lafayette #2
Robert Di Santo....Lafayette #3
Mollie Hall....Girl in Classroom
Dorie Ellwood....Girl in Classroom
Maggie Linton....Trinklette #1
Brenda Alford....Trinklette #2
Carolyn Walker....Trinklette #3
Mary Jefferson....Street Lady #1
Alfie Brown....Street Lady #2
Tipper Burton....Wino
Leo Rocca....Governor
Jim Parisi....Governor's Aide
Margo Tully....First Lady
Matt Myers....Singing Bum
Beverly Brigham....Snoopy Old Lady
Wilbur Griffin....Teen Center Boy
Adam Tucker....Cop
David Samson....WZZT Official
Robb Case....WZZT Official
Joey Perillo....TV Secruity Guard
Mary Vivian Pearce....Hairhopper Mother
Mojo Gentry....Street Watcher
Dale Guy Madison....Street Watcher
Mark Murray-Mazwi....Street Watcher
Christine Mason....Montrose Guard
Mmekutmfon Essien....Montrose Inmate
W. H. Brown....Governor's Mansion Picket
Fredella Calloway....Governor's Mansion Picket
Joseph Eubanks....Governor's Mansion Picket
Angel Harper....Governor's Mansion Picket
Cornell Hills....Governor's Mansion Picket
Gorham Scott....Governor's Mansion Picket
Darrell Taylor....Governor's Mansion Picket
Peter Koper....Governor's Mansion Policeman
Kevin Murray....Governor's Mansion Policeman
George Stover....Governor's Mansion Policeman
Buddy Deane....Governor's Mansion Newsman
Michael Willis....Governor's Mansion Newsman
Chuck Yeaton....Governor's Mansion Newsman
Rick Anderson....Von Tussle Picket
Harold Anthony....Von Tussle Picket
Milton Clark, Jr.....Von Tussle Picket
Harold A. Cornish....Von Tussle Picket
Bernice Moore....Von Tussle Picket
June Thorne....Von Tussle Picket
Scheryll Anderson....Amusement Park Patron
Cheryl Andrews....Amusement Park Patron
Sonja Bonair....Amusement Park Patron
Sylvia Byrd-Leitner....Amusement Park Patron
Charlie Hawke....Amusement Park Patron
Rudy Jones....Amusement Park Patron
William Rowe....Amusement Park Patron
Miriam Kiss....Slob Redneck Woman
Pat Mitchell....Teen Street Fan
Jim Lyons....News Announcer
Frederick Strother Jr.....Policeman
Christopher Golley....Redneck Puncher
Mary Lou Barber....Dodge 'em Car Patron
Brad Baker....Amusement Park Patron (uncredited)
John Carhart III....Dancer (uncredited)
Jeffrey Charles Meyer....The Creep (uncredited)
Lisa M. DeHaven....Hair Hoppin' Mother (uncredited)
Vincent De Paul....Carmelita's Partner (uncredited)