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Polyester

Polyester(1981)

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Brief Synopsis

Francine Fishpaw is an alcoholic Baltimore housewife with lots of family problems. Her husband is cheating on her, her daughter does suggestive dances at school for money, he son has a foot fetish, and even the family pet is disturbed. Just as she hits bottom, a dreamy man comes along, seemingly to

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:  R 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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  • 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>