Hairspray
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Language
English
UPC
0794043131165, 794043131165

Notes

General Note
Accompanied by a six song CD sampler.
General Note
Videodisc release of the 2007 motion picture.
General Note
Based on the 1988 screenplay "Hairspray" written by John Waters and the 2002 musical stage play "Hairspray" book by Mark O'Donnell, Thomas Meehan [with] music by Marc Shaiman [and] lyrics by Scott Wittman, Marc Shaiman.
General Note
Special features include: two commentaries; five featurettes: "Inside the recording booth" ; "It's Hairspray"; "Playing Tracy" ; Transform Travolta to Turnblad" ; "Search for Tracy."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Bojan Bazelli ; edited by Michael Tronick ; music score by Marc Shaiman ; production designer, David Gropman ; costume designer, Rita Ryack.
Participants/Performers
John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Amanda Bynes, James Marsden, Queen Latifah, Brittany Snow, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, Allison Janney, Jerry Stiller, Paul Dooley, [introducing] Nikki Blonsky.
Description
In 1962 Baltimore, all the kids watch the Corny Collins Show. Every day after school Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teenager with all the right moves, and her best friend Penny run home to watch and drool over teenage heartthrob Link Larkin. When one of the "Council Kids" goes on a leave of absence, Tracy auditions to be the replacement, is sent to detention for skipping school, and thereby meets Seaweed--who shows her how to really shake 'em down. Helped by Seaweed, Link, Penny, Motormouth Maybelle, and her parents, Tracy sets out to integrate the show ... without denting her 'do!
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Rated PG for language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking.
System Details
DVD; widescreen.
Language
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Awards
Winner Hollywood Film Award for Ensemble of the Year, Hollywood Film Festival 2007.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shankman, A., Meron, N., Zadan, C., Dixon, L., Shaiman, M., Wittman, S., Blonsky, N., Travolta, J., Pfeiffer, M., Walken, C., Bynes, A., Marsden, J., Latifah, Q., Snow, B., Efron, Z., Kelley, E., Janney, A., Stiller, J., Dooley, P., Waters, J., O'Donnell, M., Meehan, T., Queen Latifah., & Meehan, T. (2009). Hairspray. Deluxe ed. New York, NY: New Line Productions, Inc. : Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Adam. Shankman et al.. 2009. Hairspray. New York, NY: New Line Productions, Inc. : Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Adam. Shankman et al., Hairspray. New York, NY: New Line Productions, Inc. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shankman, Adam., et al. Hairspray. Deluxe ed. New York, NY: New Line Productions, Inc. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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