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Polyester (1981) (R)

For his first studio picture, filth maestro John Waters took advantage of his biggest budget yet to allow his muse Divine to sink his teeth into a role unlike any he had played before: Baltimore housewife Francine Fishpaw, a heroine worthy of a Douglas Sirk melodrama. Blessed with a keen sense of smell and cursed with a philandering pornographer husband, a parasitic mother, and a pair of delinquent children, the long-suffering Francine turns to the bottle as her life falls apart - until deliverance appears in the form of a hunk named Todd Tomorrow.

Showtimes for
Thursday, December 1

No Showtimes Available.


1 hr. 26 min.
Opened May 29th, 1981


John Waters


John Waters


Tab Hunter
Edith Massey
David Samson
Mary Garlington
Ken King
Mink Stole
Joni Ruth White
Hans Kramm
Stiv Bators

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