Tag Archives: John Waters

“Mondo Trasho! Mondo Trasho!”

This year the Film Independent Spirit Awards has really put the Oscars to shame by not only having a host, but also booking the bestest/witchiest host of all: Aubrey Plaza! I didn’t watch the event itself, but thankfully plenty clips … Continue reading

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What A Drag…

I went to see the musical remake of Hairspray, back when it was first released in 2007… the blog post I wrote at the time is lost to the tubes now, but I can still remember the general gist of … Continue reading

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Riders of the Worm

The one downside to buying DVDs in second-hand/charity shops is that a lot of your purchases tend to be made “on impulse”, without the ability to go online and verify the provenance of an “edition” via Wikipedia… and sometimes, silly … Continue reading

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Lords be a lady tonight…

Cry-Baby (1990) is the first John Waters flick I ever saw, having taped it off the TV back in my student days… and while Cecil B. DeMented has a special place in my heart, the soundtrack isn’t quite as much … Continue reading

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Welcome in Jaaam…

Another addition to my list of “DVDs you probably shouldn’t watch just before bedtime” is Chris Morris’s Jam, which began on Radio4, before being transferred to TV. To be honest, it was probably more disturbing when it was a radio … Continue reading

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