Polyester

Polyester
Polyester
  • R
  • 1h 26m
  • 1981
Fresh90%
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Plus-sized transvestite Divine (the original "Hairspray," "Pink Flamingos") stars opposite '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter ("Dark Horse," "Out of the Dark") in this comic tale about a housewife with an overdeveloped sense of smell who is driven to the brink of insanity by her nightmarish husband, children and mother. But she finds true love with a handsome man who drives a white Corvette. Directed by John Waters ("A Dirty Shame," "Serial Mom").
© 1981 New Line Productions, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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Reviews
Electric Sheep
Mark Stafford
Fresh

Polyester is definitely one of Waters's best films, and I highly recommend attending an 'Odorama'...

June 25, 2017
EmanuelLevy.Com
Emanuel Levy
Fresh

By standards of Waters' gross-out features, this mildly amusing film is sedate, notable for the ca...

June 22, 2017
ColeSmithey.com
Cole Smithey
Fresh

June 21, 2017
DVD Verdict
Bill Gibron
Fresh

Polyester may be one of the few times when Waters tried to expand his cinematic language at the ex...

June 21, 2017
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Additional Info

  • Genre:Comedy
  • Release Date:April 24, 1981
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English
  • Audio Format:
    Stereo
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