Hairspray Synopsis
A plump Baltimore teen becomes an overnight celebrity after she wins a spot on a local dance show.
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By chelle22
It was great. I luved the music. Nikki Blonsky was excellent. I'm so glad that Ricki Lake got to do a cameo appearance in this film, since she was the original. Excellent movie I can't wait until it...


By steelorchid


By rbmcky
I saw this movie a few days ago and there is only one for to describe it: "WOW"! Everyone in the audience was laughing, clapping, and singing! It was a great film! Without giving away too much of the...

Favorite Movie!!!

By movie_goer525
This is my favorite movie ever!!!!!! I have the special edition DVD and Blu-Ray!!!!!!!!!! I love all of the songs and scenes. After I went to go see it the first time, I bought the CD. A few days...


By BroadwayRoe
I was a bit skeptical at first--the play was amazing and touching. How could they transfer it to the big screen? They not only succeeded--they created the greatest stage-to-screen musical I've seen in...

Get on Your Feet!

By ldecker73
That's what I wanted to do. Get up and dance to the music. I had to settle for just moving in my seat though. This movie was great! It was upbeat, clean, and just left you feeling good. I grew up...

this is the best movie ever

By kellybird55
this is the best movie ever you must see it!!!...


By Movie Freak10
Ok People I Am Not The Kind Of Person Who Sees Musicals But I Just Had To See Hairspray I Mean John Travolta As Women And Amanda Bynes Who Is THe Hottest Girl Ever!!!!!!!! I Loved This Movie I Think...

Shockingly good!

By SixthElement13
When I first saw the previews to this I turned to my girlfriend and said I would never go see that movie! The next day I ended up with a free pair of tickets for a Previewing of the movie before it...

Hairspray is GROOOVY!! Two HIP Thumbs Up!!

By trevigirls
I was pleasantly surprised at how good this movie was! I was impressed with the plethora of authentic props, clothing, cars, etc. (would love to know how/where they obtained so many of the same...

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Rated PG | For language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Infectiously fun musical with a message.
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