Polyester
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1981
Director: John Waters
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-751721
Running time: 1:26 (86 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Widescreen 1.85:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: September 07, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#5597)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 09, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Meet Francine Fishpaw (Divine), tortured suburban housewife. With a pornographer husband, a pregnant teenage daughter, and a son with a foot-stomping fetish, Francine smells trouble around every corner. That is, until she meets and falls madly in love with Todd Tomorrow (Tab Hunter). Also starring Edith Massey as Cuddles, Francine's best friend, and Mink Stole as the husband's mistress.
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Genres
Drama
Comedy
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
 • New Line Productions
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
 • Odorama Card
Crew
Direction
John Waters....Director
Writing
John Waters....Writer
Production
Robert Shaye....Executive Producer
John Waters....Producer
Cinematography
David Insley....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Charles Roggero....Film Editor
Music
Chris Stein....Composer
Michael Kamen....Composer
Deborah Harry....Song Writer
Sound
Skip Livesay....Sound Editor
Steven Rogers....Sound
Art
Vincent Peranio....Art Director
Cast
Divine....Francine Fishpaw
Tab Hunter....Todd Tomorrow
Edith Massey....Cuddles Kovinsky
David Samson....Elmer Fishpaw
Mary Garlington....Lu-Lu Fishpaw
Ken King....Dexter Fishpaw
Mink Stole....Sandra Sullivan
Joni White Ruth....La Rue
Hans Kramm....Heintz
Stiv Bators....Bo-Bo Belsinger
Rick Brietenfeld....Dr Quackenshaw
Michael Watson....Freddy Ashton
Derek Neal....Pimp
Jean Hill....Gospel Bus Hijacker
Jim Hill....Picket Reporter
John Brothers....TV News Announcer
Mary Vivian Pearce....Nun A
Sharon Niesp....Nun B
Cookie Mueller....Betty Lalinski
Marina Melin....Supermarket Victim
Susan Lowe....Mall Victim
Tom Diventi....Bo-Bo's Friend
George Hulse....School Principle
Tony Parkham....Teenage Witness
Paul Holland....Pizza Man Lover
Alberto Panella....Pizza Man 2
Frank Tamburo....Pizza Man 3
Nancy Morgan....Alcoholic Leader
Keats Smith....Boutique Saleslady
Gordon Kamka....Detective A
David Klein....Detective B
George Stover....Press A
Steve Yeager....Press B
Marv Egoff....Press C
John De La Vega....Press D
Chuck Yeaton....Hospital Reporter
George Udell....Jewish Man
Mrs. Horner....Oriental Woman
Katie Casey....Nurse
Gail Kondylas....Pregnant Girl
Judith Klein....Woman Clipping Nails
Alan Hauser....Deb Announcer
Garey Lambert....Abortion Picket
Lynda Lambert....Abortion Picket
Dorothy Braudy....Abortion Picket
George Figgs....Abortion Picket
Leo Braudy....Abortion Picket
Pat Figgs....Abortion Picket
Joan Insley....Abortion Picket
Sam Insley....Abortion Picket
Brook Yeaton....Porno Picket
Jonah Klein....Porno Picket
Kitty Samson....Porno Picket
Stuart Rome....Porno Picket
Paula Rome....Porno Picket
Steve Waters....Porno Picket
Treva Barnes....Porno Picket
Sharon Waters....Porno Picket
Anne Mallory....Porno Picket
John Allen....Porno Picket
Jay Allen....Porno Picket
Tommy Allen....Porno Picket
Hilary Aidus....Porno Picket
Joan Erbe....Porno Picket