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Hairspray (2007)

Hairspray
Running time: 107 min. | Genre: Musical, Comedy, Remake, 1960s, Racism, Dance
Hairspray

Synopsis

Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, has only one passion--dancing. Her dream is to appear on "The Corny Collins Show," Baltimore's hippest dance party on TV. Tracy seems a natural fit for the show except for one not-so-little problem--she doesn't fit in. Her plus-siz

Hairspray is originally based on the 1988 John Waters comedy about star-struck teenagers on a local dance show. The new version of the film is based on New Line's hit Broadway adaptation of the film which debuted in 2002, and went on to win eight Tony Awards.

Nominations & Awards

Golden Globes Awards

Best Leading Actress - Comedy or Musical (Nikki Blonsky)
NOMINATED
Best Supporting Actor (John Travolta)
NOMINATED
Best Picture - Comedy or Musical
NOMINATED

BAFTA

Best Makeup and Hair Stylist
NOMINATED

Japan Academy Prize

Best Foreign Language Film
NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
WINNER
Best Song
NOMINATED
Best Comedy movie
NOMINATED

Chicago Film Critics Association

Most Outstanding Newcomer to Film (Nikki Blonsky)
NOMINATED

Details

Original title

Hairspray

Director

Adam Shankman

Producer

New Line Cinema

Running time

107 min.

Screenwriter

Leslie Dixon (Obra: Mark O'Donnell. Remake: John Waters)

Music

Marc Shaiman

Cinematography

Bojan Bazelli

Year

2007

Country

United States United States

Ranking

IMDb
6.6
Metacritic
8.1

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