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  • ISBN: 794043112126 :
  • Physical Description: videorecording
    1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Montreal : Alliance Vivafilm, c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the 1988 screenplay written by John Waters, and the 2002 musical stage play Hairspray, book by Mark O'Donnell, Thomas Meehan.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: Sneak peek at The Golden Compass : DVD-ROM/online features ; scene selection.
Aspect ratio: Widescreen.
Bilingual packaging.
Includes English and French language tracks with optional English subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Hollywood Film Festival, 2007: Hollywood Film Award - Ensemble of the Year.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Produced by Craig Zadon, Neil Meron ; directed by Adam Shankman ; screenplay by Leslie Dixon.
Participant or Performer Note: John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Amanda Bynes, James Marsden, and Queen Latifah with Brittany Snow, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, Allison Janney and introducing Nikki Blonsky.
Summary, etc.: In 1962 Baltimore there are changes in the air. Plus-sized teen Tracy Turnblad, with big hair and even bigger heart, has only one passion, to dance. She wins a spot on the local TV dance program, "The Corney Collins Show" and is transformed overnight from outsider to irrepressible teen celebrity. The trendsetting Tracy aims to win the heart of teen-dream Link Larkin and stand up for what she believes in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround.
Language Note:
Includes English and French language tracks with optional English subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Hollywood Film Festival, 2007: Hollywood Film Award - Ensemble of the Year.
Subject: Musicals -- Television adaptations
Musicals -- Film adaptations
Genre/Form: Musical films.
Comedy films.
Teen films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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