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'Pleasantly Plump' teenager Tracy Turnblad achieves her dream of becoming a regular on the Corny Collins Dance Show. Now a teen hero, she starts using her fame to speak out for the causes she believes in, most of all integration. In doing so, she earns the wrath of the show's former star, Amber Von

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1988-02-16

Runtime 92 minutes

Budget $2m

Revenue $6.7m


TMDB 6.9


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Cassie shared a tip "Different enough from the remake to make it worth the watch."

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emma_reisch shared a tip "The original John Waters version with Ricky Lake, NOT the word remake with John Travolta!!!"

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