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Hairspray (1988)
CRITICS OF "Hairspray (1988)"
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Radio Times
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July 10, 2016

Waters tones down his usual excesses, but his mischievous black sense of humour is still very much to the fore in this affectionate salute to Z-grade teen movies.
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The Dissolve
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March 10, 2014

While it's corny by design, Hairspray also aims to get at something truthful, about the various kinds of prejudice [...] and how youthful optimism and music made a difference [...].
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Variety
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June 30, 2007

John Waters' appreciation for the tacky side of life is in full flower in Hairspray, a slight but often highly amusing diversion about integration, big girls' fashions and music-mad teens in 1962 Baltimore.
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Reverse Shot
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August 08, 2009

The shock Waters's cinema offers, then, is not transcendent, but almost reflexive, implicating the viewer in the awkward complexities of his own humanity and forcing him to either celebrate it or run screaming away.
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New York Times

May 20, 2003

The actors are best when they avoid exaggeration and remain weirdly sincere. That way, they do nothing to break the vibrant, even hallucinogenic spell of Mr. Waters's nostalgia.
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Chicago Reader

July 16, 2007

Not only Waters's best movie, but a crossover gesture that expands his appeal without compromising his vision one iota; Ricki Lake as the hefty young heroine is especially delightful.
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Chicago Sun-Times
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January 01, 2000

The movie is a bubble-headed series of teenage crises and crushes, alternating with historically accurate choreography of such forgotten dances as the Madison and the Roach.
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Time Out
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June 24, 2006

Waters' most hygienically commercial film is a Retro schlock-fancier's delight.
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Times (UK)
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September 03, 2015

Perhaps Waters' best known movie.
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Antagony & Ecstasy
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September 12, 2007

The Waters film for your grandma, who will probably be only a little bit freaked out by it.
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New Yorker
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May 28, 2008

When Divine's Edna Turnblad is on-screen in the sleeveless dresses she's partial to, the movie has something like the lunacy of a W. C. Fields in drag.
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Common Sense Media

December 18, 2010

A kitschy teen fantasy you can dance to.
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