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Kicking the Canon

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by Steven Warner Film Kicking the Canon

Serial Mom | John Waters

1994’s Serial Mom marked something of a turning point for writer-director John Waters. A filmmaker who built his name and reputation on such outre, low-budget fare as Pink Flamingos and Female Trouble, Waters found unexpected mainstream admittance with his 1988 musical/dance comedy Hairspray, a…

April 19, 2021
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