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Polyester

Polyester(1981)

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Brief Synopsis

An oppressed housewife struggles to get her life back on track.

Cast & Crew

John Waters Director
Divine Francine Fishpaw
Tab Hunter Todd Tomorrow
Edith Massey Cuddles Kevinsky
Mink Stole Sandra Sullivan
David Samson Elmer Fishpaw
Mary Garlington Lu-Lu Fishpaw
Ken King Dexter Fishpaw
Hans Kramm Heintz
Stiv Bators Bo-Bo Belsinger
Rick Breitenfeld Dr Quackenshaw
Michael R Watson Freddy Ashton
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1981 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, New Line Cinema .....Studio, New Line Cinema .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, New Line Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • The real fabric of our lives.

    DougieB 2015-09-17

    Cotton had made its claim to authenticity, but Waters knew that polyester was more representative of the allure of fake promises to so many Americans. So... MORE>

  • Life Stinks

    Eddie Foster 2012-08-11

    My fiancee, Mandy showed me Pink Flamingoes for the first time when I met her two years ago. So then I watched Desperate Living and rewatched Female... MORE>

  • Polyester (1981)

    Jay 2009-01-20

    Hysterically funny, wonderfully campy and highly entertaining. Divine is just that, and the rest of the cast is great as well. Great screenplay. A unique... MORE>