Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad and her best friend Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.

Books with substantial mentioning of Hairspray
Hilary White (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 2008, 27th Edition. A Survey of the films of 2007
Detroit, New York, San Francisco, New Haven, Conn., Waterville, Maine, London, 2008

United States / United Kingdom 2007

Directed by
Adam Shankman

Elijah Kelley
Jerry Stiller
Adam Shankman
Anne Fletcher
Hayley Podschun
Tabitha Lupien
Mink Stole


Running time:117 minutes
Country:United States
United Kingdom

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