Crackpot, the obsessions of John Waters.

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An outrageous collection from the uniquely legendary John Waters, updated with new material—including Waters’s New York Times article, “Finally, Footlights on the Fat Girls.” Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters’s brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places, and things.

From Baltimore to Los Angeles, from William Castle to Pia Zadora Cited by: 6. Waters' films, and particularly Pecker, Serial Mom, and Hairspray, set the scene for the miscellany of obsessions which animate this book. Crackpot offers a comforting way to understand Waters' recent turn to a more conventional cinematic venue: these films are /5(18).

An outrageous collection from the uniquely legendary John Waters, updated with new material—including Waters’s New York Times article, “Finally, Footlights on the Fat Girls.” Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters’s brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places, and things.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(61). Waters' films, and particularly Pecker, Serial Mom, and Hairspray, set the scene for the miscellany of obsessions which animate this book.

Crackpot offers a comforting way to understand Waters' recent turn to a more conventional cinematic venue: these films are *also* celebrations of his passionate likes (and dislikes).Waters writes a witty and Cited by: 6.

An outrageous collection from the uniquely legendary John Waters, updated with new material—including Waters’s New York Times article, “Finally, Footlights on the Fat Girls.” Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters’s brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places, and things.

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[John Waters] -- A collection of essays reflects the author's off-beat world view and features advice on such topics as how to not make a movie, how to become famous, and how to retain a sense of humor under the most. An outrageous collection from the uniquely legendary John Waters, updated with new material—including Waters’s New York Times article, “Finally, Footlights on the Fat Girls.” Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters’s brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places, and things.

From Baltimore to Los Angeles, from William Castle to Pia Zadora /5(58). Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters. By John Waters. New Price: $ Used Price: $ Mentioned in: In the book, he describes the original pitch: “Not the usual John Waters movie about crazy people in a crazy world, but a movie about a normal person in a realistic world doing the craziest thing of all as the audience cheers her.

Get this from a library. Crackpot, the obsessions of John Waters. [John Waters] -- A lively and hilarious collection of essays on topics ranging from criminals to Christmas by an offbeat and inspired movie director and writer.

By the author of Shock Value. In Crackpot, a reissue Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters, Author Scribner Book Company $15 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. To call Waters an imp of the perverse is the right idea, but too small. He's more like a troll.

In this collection of essays and magazine pieces, he emerges from his cave--a gummy-floored schlock revival house--to hilariously maul such peeves as Walkathons, the Amish, and Katharine Hepburn; and growl ardently over such personal icons as Pia Zadora, the National Enquirer, and criminals.

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Crackpot: The Obssessions of John Waters out of 5 based on some of them are rather strange (prison) and others seem more normal (Christmas) until you read how his obsessions play out.

The most intriguing was the piece on the Buddy Deane show, the Baltimore-based 50s and 60s teen dance show (like Bandstand), written before he decided to /5(4).

John Samuel Waters Jr. (born Ap ) is an American filmmaker, writer, actor, and artist. Born and raised in Baltimore, Waters rose to prominence in the early s for his transgressive cult films, including Multiple Maniacs (), Pink Flamingos (), and Female Trouble ().

He wrote and directed the film Hairspray which became an international success and turned into a Born: John Samuel Waters Jr., Ap (age 73). Crackpot by John Waters,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

As a teenager in the early s, filmmaker John Waters was obsessed with watching “The Buddy Deane Show,” Baltimore’s version of “American. Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters' brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places and things.

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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigationPages: ジョン・ウォーターズ(John Waters, 年 4月22日 - )は、アメリカ合衆国 メリーランド州 ボルチモア出身の映画監督、脚本家。 過激で下品なコメディで知られており、著作も通して「バッド・テイスト(悪趣味)」文化に大きな影響を与えた 。 トレードマークのヒゲは付け髭である。ジャンル: 映画監督, 脚本家, 俳優.

- John Waters Presents: Boom. - Stalker - If I Were President 'John Waters is the Pope of Trash and his taste in tacky is unexcelled.' -William S.

Burroughs NOTE: Copies of this book come signed by John Waters. Author: John Waters Publisher: Scribner Pages: pp Size: x 8 Notes: paperback, signed Release Date: ISBN:. Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters By John Waters Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters By John Waters This hilarious collection of essays by the offbeat writer and director is a treat for fans of the "Pope of Trash" and the perfect introduction for those who have not yet discovered his eccentric charms.Crackpot, originally released inis John Waters’s brilliantly entertaining litany of odd and fascinating people, places, and things.

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