Burbank, CA: New Line Cinema, 1988. Vintage press kit for the 1988 film, containing 23 color and 3 black and white photographs, a two-sided flyer with the poster design on one side and a synopsis on the back, and a 31 pages of information about the film, including a full cast list, detailed synopsis, and biographical information on director John Waters and the cast.
Perhaps Waters' most enduring film, serving as it does as the basis for the long running 2002 Broadway musical adaptation, which itself became the basis for both the 2007 film starring John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Queen Latifah, and the 2016 broadcast "Hairspray Live!" on NBC.
Color photographs 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25 cm). Fine.
Black and white photographs 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Near Fine.
Flyer 8.5 x 11 inches (22 x 28 cm). Bruise to the verso affecting the "S" in "Hairspray," else Near Fine.
Information sheets 8.5 x 11 inches (22 x 28 cm). Fine, bound with a single corner staple.
Housed in a Very Good plus two pocket folder from New Line Cinema.
Rosenbaum 1000. Weldon 1996.