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Stories for July 21, 2007

Rescue Dawn

July 21
By Beth Accomando and Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

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John Waters: The Sultan of Sleaze Speaks

July 21
By Beth Accomando and Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

Born in Baltimore in 1946, Waters grew up in a comfortable, conservative Catholic family. He knew from an early age that he wanted to make movies and he began by making a pair of super 8 films,

Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

July 21
By Baccomando and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

July 21
By Baccomando and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Hairspray

July 21
By Beth Accomando and Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

Flash forward nearly two decades. Now Waters has given his seal of approval to both a Broadway play and a film adaptation of that stage musical. He even has a cameo (appropriately enough hes a flasher) in the movies opening number as if to assure his fans that all this is okay.

Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

July 21
By Baccomando and KPBS Public Broadcasting

From Cubicles Across the Country...

July 21
By Angela Carone and Culture Lust by Angela Carone

I'm doing research for a