Tag: John Waters

Breaker Morant (1980) 7.8

Breaker Morant (1980)

Storyline:During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used as scapegoats by the General Staff, who hopes to distance thems...

Multiple Maniacs (1970) 6.7

Multiple Maniacs (1970)

Storyline:The travelling sideshow 'Lady Divine's Cavalcade of Perversions' is actually a front for a group of psychotic kidnappers, with Lady Divine herself the most vicious and depraved of all - but her life changes ...

Pink Flamingos (1972) 6.1

Pink Flamingos (1972)

Storyline:Sleaze queen Divine lives in a caravan with her mad hippie son Crackers and her 250-pound mother Mama Edie, trying to rest quietly on their laurels as 'the filthiest people alive'. But competition is brewing...

Cry-Baby (1990) 6.5

Cry-Baby (1990)

Storyline:Allison is a "square" good girl who has decided she wants to be bad and falls hard for Cry-Baby Walker, a Greaser (or "Drape" in John Waters parlance). Spoofing Elvis movies and Juvenile Delinquency scare fi...

Desperate Living (1977) 7.2

Desperate Living (1977)

Storyline:A rich housewife murders her husband with the help of her overweight maid, and the two go on the run, ending up in Mortville, a town providing refuge for criminals. They shack up with a lesbian ex-wrestler a...

Grievous Bodily Harm (1988) 5.2

Grievous Bodily Harm (1988)

Storyline:A schoolteacher (John Waters) becomes obsessed with the idea that his wife (Joy Bell) did not die in a car accident, as everyone else thinks.User Reviews: This Australian film tries desperately hard to be 'f...

Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020) 5.7

Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)

Storyline:After freeing a young Bedouin girl from her unjust imprisonment in Jerusalem, an Australian adventuress, together with her devoted police detective friend, begins to unravel a decade-old mystery concerning p...

Beautiful Darling (2010) 6.7

Beautiful Darling (2010)

Storyline:James Rasin's documentary “Beautiful Darling” honors American Transgender actress and best-known Warhol Superstar, Candy Darling, and her all-too-brief life and career, with a combination of current and vint...

Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution (2017) 7.0

Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution (2017)

Storyline:A documentary on Queercore, the cultural and social movement that began as an offshoot of punk and was distinguished by its discontent with society's disapproval of the gay, bisexual, lesbian and transgender...

I Am Divine (2013) 7.8

I Am Divine (2013)

Storyline:Harris Glenn Milstead, aka Divine (1945-1988) was the ultimate outsider turned underground hero. Spitting in the face of the status quos of body image, gender identity, sexuality, and preconceived notions of...

Pecker (1998) 6.0

Pecker (1998)

Storyline:A Baltimore sandwich shop employee becomes an overnight sensation when photographs he's taken of his weird family become the latest rage in the art world. The young man is called User Reviews:

Jackass Number Two (2006) 6.3

Jackass Number Two (2006)

Storyline:Jackass Number Two is a compilation of various stunts, pranks and skits, and essentially has no plot. Chris Pontius, Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Bam Margera, and the whole crew return to the screen to raise t...

Tab Hunter Confidential (2015) 7.7

Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)

Storyline:In the 1950s, Tab Hunter was number one at the box office and number one on the music charts and was Hollywood’s most sought-after young star. Natalie Wood, Debbie Reynolds and Sophia Loren were just a few o...

A Dirty Shame (2004) 5.2

A Dirty Shame (2004)

Storyline:Sylvia Stickles runs a convenience store with her husband and mother-in-law. One day, Sylvia is hit on the head and transforms from an uptight prude to a sex-crazed lunatic. As she goes on a rampage through ...

Homer and Eddie (1989) 5.7

Homer and Eddie (1989)

Storyline:A retarded man get help from a sociopathic woman when tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.User Reviews:

Polyester (1981) 6.7

Polyester (1981)

Storyline:A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been brea...

Hairspray (1988) 7

Hairspray (1988)

Storyline:'Pleasantly Plump' teenager Tracy Turnblad achieves her dream of becoming a regular on the Corny Collins Dance Show. Now a teen hero, she starts using her fame to speak out for the causes she believes in, mo...

Seed of Chucky (2004) 4.9

Seed of Chucky (2004)

Storyline:The killer doll is back! Glen, the orphan doll offspring of the irrepressible devilish-doll-come-to-life Chucky and his equally twisted bride Tiffany. When production starts on a movie detailing the urban le...

Female Trouble (1974) 7.3

Female Trouble (1974)

Storyline:The life and times of Dawn Davenport, showing her progress from loving schoolgirl to crazed mass murderer - all of which stems from her parents' refusal to buy her cha-cha heels for Christmas. She runs away ...

Return to Nim’s Island (2013) 5

Return to Nim’s Island (2013)

Storyline:Return to Nim's Island to see how things are going with Nim and her Father. One day they get a message that some people will be buying the island to build an attraction there, but Nim will not stand for it a...

Serial Mom (1994) 6.7

Serial Mom (1994)

Storyline:A picture perfect middle class family is shocked when they find out that one of their neighbors is receiving obscene phone calls. The mom takes slights against her family very personally, and it turns out sh...