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Waters, John 1946-

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Hairspray by John Travolta( Visual )

55 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the brutal death of a British captain in the Boer War in South Africa in 1901, Lt. Harry Morant leads his unit in pursuit of the Boers, attacks their camp, and has a captive executed. Other executions and deaths lead to the arrest and trial of Morant and two other lieutenants in this dramatization based on true events
Cindy Sherman by Eva Respini( Book )

16 editions published in 2012 in 4 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cindy Sherman is one of the most influential and consistently original artists of our time. Masquerading as a myriad of characters in front of her own camera, Sherman creates invented personas and provocative tableaus that examine the construction of identity and the nature of representation. Her works speak to our increasingly image-saturated world, drawing on the unlimited supply of visual material provided by the mass media, pop culture, and art history. Whether portraying a career girl or a blond bombshell, a fashion victim or a clown, a French aristocrat or a society lady of a certain age, Sherman's work has always had the ability to reflect the ideas of the culture at large and to resonate with a wide audience. Cindy Sherman presents the most up-to-date overview of her groundbreaking career, from the mid-1970s to the present, and provides new insight into the work of this relentlessly innovative artist."--Publisher's website
This film is not yet rated by Kirby Dick( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A raucous and riveting expose of the inner workings of the most influential censorship group in the country - the notoriously secretive MPAA film ratings board. When the MPAA refuses to let Academy Award nominated director Kirby Dick's cameras in, he hires a team of female private investigators to uncover Hollywood's best kept secret - the identities of the film censors themselves"--Container
Cry baby by John Waters( Visual )

44 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof and homage to 1950's teen rock melodramas. Cry Baby's a rebel with a gang of rough friends. Allison is the straight-laced girl who falls for him. Loaded with never-before-seen extras
Return to Nim's island by Wendy Orr( Visual )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nim is the precocious daughter of scientist father Jack. Nim, a bit older now, still has a gift to be "one with nature" and her amazing animal friends. But now that developers and poachers threaten her island, she and her dad must fight to preserve their pristine home and its abundant wildlife
Serial mom by John Waters( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beverly Sutphin is a seemingly perfect homemaker who will stop at nothing to rid the neighborhood of anyone failing to live up to her moral code
The Wiggles go bananas! by Wiggles (Musical group)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their latest adventure, the Wiggles go bananas! The fab four of fun have recorded some of their most catchy and infectious songs to date. Even pop superstar Kylie Minogue has donned a pink skivvy and joined the Wiggles to sing Monkey man
Something wild by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straitlaced businessman meets a quirky, free-spirited woman at a downtown New York greasy spoon. Her offer of a ride back to his office results in a lunchtime motel rendezvous, just the beginning of a capricious interstate road trip that brings the two face-to-face with their hidden selves. Featuring a killer soundtrack and electric performances from Jeff Daniels
Mommie dearest by Christina Crawford( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of legendary movie star Joan Crawford as she struggles for her career and battles the inner demons of her private life. This torment manifests itself into her relationships with her adopted children, Christina and Christopher
These amazing shadows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the history and importance of the National Film Registry, a roll call of American cinema treasures that reflects the diversity of film, and the American experience itself
John Waters' Pink flamingos by John Waters( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This underground epic, which breaks every rule of good filmmaking and good taste, set a benchmark for the bizarre that has never been equaled. Babs Johnson, a trailer park bon vivant proudly claims the title, the filthiest person alive. The envy of every neighborhood degenerate, it isn't long before another couple set their sites on Divine's legacy, and in the proud American tradition, competition forces each contender to outdo the other. "Like a septic tank explosion", this film is a "paragon of bad taste...shocking, nauseating, hilarious."
Seed of Chucky( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chucky and his homicidal honey Tiffany are brought back to life by their oddball offspring, Glen. The couple takes Los Angeles by storm, unleashing a wild new rampage of murderous mayhem. As Chucky and Tiffany get rolling on a new murder spree, Chucky can't believe his child doesn't want to walk in his murdering footsteps
Polyester by John Waters( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic melodrama about a typical American housewife whose life is going to pot
Cecil B. Demented by John Waters( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lunatic director and his devoted cult of cinema terrorists kidnap a Hollywood movie goddess and force her to star in their radical underground movie
Go bananas! [a new collection of songs about animals!] by Wiggles (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wiggles are joined by some of their friends for some wild songs about the animal kingdom
I am divine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynamic, fun, and often poignant portrait of the legendary Divine. Learn about his humble beginnings as an overweight, teased Baltimore youth, and his rise to fame as an internationally recognized drag superstar
Trash trio : three screenplays by John Waters( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crackpot : the obsessions of John Waters by John Waters( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays reflects the author's off-beat world view and features advice on such topics as how to not make a movie, how to become famous, and how to retain a sense of humor under the most dire circumstances
Art : a sex book by John Waters( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betr. u.a. Peter Wüthrich
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John Waters

John Waters amerykański producent filmowy, aktor i scenarzysta

John Waters cinaste amricain

John Waters regisseur

John Waters regista, sceneggiatore e scrittore statunitense

John Waters US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Waters, John

Waters, John Samuel.

Waters, John Samuel 1946-

Waters, John Samuel 1946- Jr

Waters, John Samuel, Jr.

Waters, John Samuel, Jr., 1946-

Уотерс, Джон

ג'ון ווטרס

جان واترز تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

존 워터스

ウォーターズ, ジョン


Cry babySerial momThe Wiggles go bananas!Mommie dearestSeed of ChuckyTrash trio : three screenplaysCrackpot : the obsessions of John WatersArt : a sex book