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Uniform Title Hairspray (Motion picture : 2007)
Title Hairspray [videorecording] / In association with Offspring Entertainment ; Gabriel Simon Production Services ; Storyline Entertainment ; Ingenious Film Partners ; New Line Cinema ; Zadan/Meron ; produced by Neil Meron, Craig Zadan ; screenplay by Leslie Dixon ; directed by Adam Shankman.

Imprint Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    HAI    Available
Edition Shake & shimmy ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the 1988 screenplay by John Waters and the 2002 musical play by Mark O'Donnell.
Special features: Disc one: Jump to a song with optional sing along lyric track; "Step-by-step: the dances of Hairspray" featurette; audio commentary with director Adam Shankman and Nikki Blonsky; audio commentary with producers Craig Zadan and Neil Moran; "Hairspray extensions:" multi-view experience of dance scenes: "Nicest kids in town;" "(The legend of) Miss Baltimore Crabs;" "Ladies choice;" "Welcome to the 60s;" "Run & tell that;" "You can't stop the beat;" The golden compass" preview. Disc two: 5 deleted scenes: 'Tracy's never-before seen musical number, "I can wait;" 'Edna gets arrested;' 'Welcome to the 60s alternate street segment', 'You can't stop the beat: alternate version;' 'Big, blonde, and beautiful' (reprise - Velma only version); deleted scenes commentary with director Adam Shankman and Nikki Blonsky; "You can't stop the beat: The long journey of Hairspray'" theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Bojan Bazelli ; editor, Michael Tronick ; music, Marc Shaiman ; costume designer, Rita Ryack ; production designer, David Gropman ; choreography, Adam Shankman.
Cast Nikki Blonsky, John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Queen Latifah, Christopher Walken, Amanda Bynes, James Marsden, Brittany Snow, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, Allison Janney.
Summary In 1962 Baltimore there are changes in the air. Plus-sized teen Tracy Turnblad, with big hair and even bigger heart, has only one passion, to dance. She wins a spot on the local TV dance program, "The Corny Collins Show" and is transformed overnight from outsider to irrepressible teen celebrity. The trendsetting Tracy aims to win the heart of teen-dream Link Larkin and stand up for what she believes in.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital 6.0 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround.
Language English dialogue; with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Hollywood Film Festival, 2007: Hollywood Film Award - Ensemble of the Year.
Subject High school students -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Overweight persons -- Drama.
Dance -- Drama.
Mass media and race relations -- Drama.
Teen television programs -- Drama.
Estudiantes -- Teatro.
Juventud -- Conducta (√Čtica) -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Musical films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Meron, Neil, approximately 1955-
Zadan, Craig.
Dixon, Leslie.
Shankman, Adam.
Blonsky, Nikki, 1988-
Travolta, John, 1954-
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957-
Queen Latifah, 1970-
Walken, Christopher, 1943-
Bynes, Amanda, 1986-
Marsden, James, 1973-
Snow, Brittany, 1986-
Efron, Zac.
Kelley, Elijah.
Janney, Allison.
Waters, John, 1946-
O'Donnell, Mark
Gabriel Simon Production Services
Storyline Entertainment (Firm)
Ingenious Film Partners (Firm)
New Line Cinema Corporation.
Zadan/Meron (Firm)
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0780658361
Standard No. 794043110962
Music No. 1000032065 New Line Home Entertainment
N 11096 New Line Home Entertainment

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