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John Waters

John Waters

Date of Birth: Apr 22, 1946

Country: USA

Biography: Representing Baltimore, MD in the most bizarre way possible, John Waters has been making wildly unique movies since the 60s. He's recently branched out, releasing of songs he considers romantic and hosting a TV show about spouses who murder each other.

Total Credits at Criticker: 36 (Actor), 13 (Director), 15 (Writer)

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    The Andy Warhol Diaries (2022)
    After he's shot in 1968, Andy Warhol begins documenting his life and feelings. Those diaries, and this series, reveal the secrets behind his persona. (Netflix)
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    Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution (2017)
    A documentary on Queercore, the cultural and social movement that began as an offshoot of punk and was distinguished by its discontent with society's disapproval of the gay, bisexual, lesbian and transgender communities. (imdb)
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    Sympathy for the Devil: The True Story of the Process Church of the Final Judgment (2015)
    Explores the history of, and controversy surrounding, the Process Church of the Final Judgment, founded in 1966 by a pair of ex-Scientologists. The group gained notoriety after it expanded to the United States and became the subject of wild rumours as to its connections to Satanic sacrifices, the Manson Family, the Son of Sam murders, and more...
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    Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)
    The story of matinee idol Tab Hunter from teenage stable boy to closeted Hollywood star of the 1950s.
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    Suburban Gothic (2015)
    Raymond has a prestigious MBA, but he can't find work. He can channel the paranormal, but chatting with a cute girl mystifies him. Kicked out of his big city apartment, Raymond returns home to his overbearing mother, ex-jock father, and beer-bellied classmates. But when a vengeful ghost terrorizes the small town, the city-boy recruits Becca, a badass local bartender, to solve the mystery of the spirit threatening everyone's lives. (imdb)
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    A Life in Dirty Movies (2013)
    A documentary shot at the end of pornographer Joe Sarnos's life, which reveals his attempt to make one last film, as well as his relationship with his wife, Peggy. (IMDB)
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    I Am Divine (2013)
    How Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, became John Waters' cinematic muse and an international drag icon. (imdb)
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    Excision (2012)
    A disturbed and delusional high school student with aspirations of a career in medicine goes to extremes to earn the approval of her controlling mother. (imdb)
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    Mangus! (2011)
    Mangus Spedgwick has had one dream his whole life... He wants to be Jesus - in his high school's annual production of "Jesus Christ Spectacular", that is. When unforeseen circumstances strike, Mangus loses the role, which was a Spedgewick family tradition. Will he get to be their towns first crippled Jesus? Not without a hard fight, a road trip and breaking the law a few times along the way. (imdb)
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    Beautiful Darling (2011)
    A documentary on Candy Darling, The Life and Times of the Andy Warhol Superstar.
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    William S. Burroughs: A Man Within (2010)
    William S. Burroughs: featuring never before seen footage as well as exclusive interviews with his closest friends and colleagues. He struggled throughout his life with addiction, control systems, and self. William Burroughs was one of the first to cross the dangerous boundaries of queer and drug culture in the 1950s, and write about his experiences. He was hailed the godfather of the beat generation and influenced artists for generations to come... (imdb)
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    It Came from Kuchar (2009)
    IT CAME FROM KUCHAR is the definitive, feature documentary about the legendary, underground filmmaking twins, the Kuchar brothers. George and Mike Kuchar have inspired two generations of filmmakers, actors, musicians, and artists with their zany, "no budget" films and with their uniquely enchanting spirits. (imdb)
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    Blank City (2009)
    During the punk rock stage in the late '70s, downtown New York experienced a wave of "Do it yourself" independent filmmaking.
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    Guest of Cindy Sherman (2008)
    A documentary on art-scene commentator Paul Hasegawa-Overacker's relationship with enigmatic photographer Cindy Sherman.
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    Mommie Dearest: Joan Lives On (2006)
    Documentary which focuses more on the impact of the film upon its release and how it has seeped into the culture since that time. It is always fun to hear John Waters speak on a subject he is passionate about.
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    Fabulous! The Story of Queer Cinema (2006)
    A chronological look at films by, for, or about (or "by, for, and about") gays and lesbians in the United States, from 1947 to 2005, Kenneth Anger's "Fireworks" to "Brokeback Mountain." (jhailey@hotmail.com)
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    This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
    Kirby Dick's exposé about the American movie ratings board. (imdb)
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    This Filthy World (2006)
    John Waters' one-man show, this "vaudeville" act celebrates the film career and tastes of the man William Burroughs once called "The Pope of Trash." (Cinema Village)
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    Inside Deep Throat (2005)
    It was a $25,000 movie that became a $600 million phenomenon. It caused an administration to declare war on freedom. It turned buying a ticket into an act of revolution. Now, more than 30 years after Deep Throat first burst upon the public consciousness, this documentary examines the chasm between the modest intentions of the movie's makes and the unforeseen legacy they inadvertently created. (Universal)
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    Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005)
    Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream tells the hidden history of these landmark films, El Topo (1970), Night of the Living Dead (1968), The Harder They Come (1973), Pink Flamingos (1972), The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), and Eraserhead (1977).
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    That Man: Peter Berlin (2005)
    With his trademark Dutchboy haircut, Tom of Finland physique, and oh-so-tight trousers, Peter Berlin was the poster boy for the hedonistic and sexually liberated 1970s. Director Jim Tushinski's fascinating, sexy, and ultimately touching portrait, That Man: Peter Berlin, traces Berlin's story over the past 40 years, from his birth in wartime Germany to his current life in San Francisco, turning the elusive sex icon into a human being. (Gorilla Factory Productions)
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    Conceiving the
    Behind the scenes look at the making of 'Seed of Chucky'.
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    Seed of Chucky (2004)
    The killer doll is back and his family must slay together in order to stay together. (Rogue Pictures)
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    Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (2004)
    Once known as the "California Riviera," the Salton Sea is now called one of America's worst ecological disasters. This documentary covers the historical, economic, political, and environmental issues that face the Sea, it more importantly offers up an offbeat portrait of the eccentric and individualistic people who populate its shores. Hair-raising and hilarious, part history lesson, part cautionary tale and part portrait of one of the strangest communities you've ever seen, this is the American Dream gone as stinky as a dead carp. (Tilapia Corp.)
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    Totally Gay! (2003)
    Gives a lot of great examples of the diversity in how people see gay issues in the media. (imdb)
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    A History of Sex (2003)
    Andres Serrano is a New York photographer most famous for his controversial 1987 work Piss Christ. This documentary follows him to Amsterdam where he shoots a collection based on all aspects of sex. (imdb)
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    Blood Feast 2: All U Can Eat (2002)
    A cannibal caterer kills various young women in preperation for a ritual feast for a long-dormant Egyptian goddess that has him under its control. (imdb)
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    Memories of Oz (2001)
    Memories of Oz (2001) - TV Special
    Interviews with filmmakers/fans Willard Carroll and John Waters, Stephen Cox, author of The Munchkins of Oz, Munchkin actors and others on the impact and influence of the 1939 MGM film version of The Wizard of Oz. (imdb)
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    Indie Sex: Taboos (2001)
    Documentary about the representation of sexual taboos in the history of film.
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    Pie in the Sky: The Brigid Berlin Story (2000)
    The rebellious daughter of upper-crust New Yorkers reflects on her past as an actress in Andy Warhol's infamous Factory.
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    Divine Trash (1998)
    The life and times of Baltimore film maker and midnight movie pioneer, John Waters. Intercut with a 1972 interview of Waters are clips from his first films and recent interviews with his parents, his brother, Divine's mom, actors and crew, other directors, film critics, a film curator, psychologists, and Maryland's last censor, who shudders at the memory of Waters's pictures. (imdb)
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    Anthem (1997)
    Armed with a pair of camcorders, Shainee Gabel & Kristin Hahn ditch their Hollywood day jobs and set out on the open road in search of the American Dream, a mission that finds them crossing paths with a parade of noteworthy figures. Chronicling every step of their ambitious journey, the two manage to capture candid moments with personalities such as Hunter Thompson, Robert Redford, Michael Stipe, Studs Terkel, George McGovern, Willie Nelson, John Waters, George Stephanopoulos, Chuck D and more.
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    Family Album (1994)
    Family Album (1994) - TV Mini-Series
    Based on Danielle Steel's novel of a celebrated actress-filmmaker whose family life is marked with love and strife. (imdb)
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    Homer and Eddie (1989)
    A retarded man gets help from a sociopathic woman when tries to reunite with his dying father, who disowned him years earlier.
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    Something Wild (1986)
    A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up. (imdb)
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    Love Letter to Edie (1975)
    A documentary about actress Edith Massey in which she talks about her life and her career in film. (imdb)
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